Archive/Manuscript — 21 photographic prints : albumen ; 11 x 6 cm. or smaller.
Eighteen portrait photos from Russian photographic studios, including Vezenberg i Ko., A. v. Sondag and Hugo Hoffers & Co., all in St. Petersburg. Five portraits are identified as Ludwig Börne, Jean Paul, Giacomo Meyerbeer, Charles Dickens and Alexander II, Emperor of Russia. Three photos show works of art, one being the sculpture, "The three graces," by Bertel Thorwaldsen. There is also a "trick" photograph, actually a photo of a drawing that can be seen in two different ways.