with imprint of J. The aging daguerreian stands by his sixth plate sliding box camera, plate holder visible. This is undoubtedly Joseph Barnard who spent much of his career in Providence, R. operating an ambrotype g.
Edwardian POSTCARD: Cute Children + Antique CAMERA & Bicycle TOY, Christmas 1903 | eBay Not a Civil War image, but an amazing picture. Love the camera, and look at the toy sitting on the camera stand! It's a bicyclist!
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CDV---View of William Beck (or assistant) with camera on tripod