Cartes De Visites Price List, 1862 SOLD

Made for McClees Photography, Philadelphia, March 1, 1862.

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PRICE LIST AND RULES REGULATING THE TAKING OF CARTES DE VISITES:  At McClees’ No. 910 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.  This price list was printed in 1862 for customers with information on the various types and amounts of photos taken by this photographer.

The one sided sheet is 3 x 8 approximately. Has some folds, the heaviest at the center, some light soiling.  A scarce CDV related item.  Did you know how much it was to have a photo taken?  Having a dozen taken of ones self would cost $3.00 dollars per a dozen.  A soldier buying this quantity, would have a whole $10.00 dollars remaining for the month.

Interesting information not readily available.

USPS First Class Mail  $3.50

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