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Title Cabinet photo of ca. 8-10 years old boy posed in military uniform with rifle in a studio, Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1892-1900.
Object Name Photograph, Cabinet
Catalog Number 2012.033.0005
Collection Family & Friends Memorabilia Collection
Credit Gift of Phylis Furth Fuchs.
Description Cabinet photograph of a circa 8-10 years old boy posed in military uniform with rifle in photographer's studio, Hoboken, no date, circa 1892-1900.

4-1/4" wide x 6-1/2" high photographer's mount. Photo taken by [Conrad] Magnus, (Artistic Photographer), 520 Washington St., Hoboken, N.J. (imprinted in front lower border including CM monogram; plus a different imprint on reverse.) Reverse has imprint.

The boy has not been identified. His cap has the letters "A.G.C.S." and the numeral "8" below them. It has not been determined what organization the letters represent.

See photos 2012.033.0002, .0003 and .0004 which are of two brothers, seen singly, and related to this photo.

Magnus address of 520 Washington was changed in 1892 from 204 Washington St.

Donor Phylis Furth Fuchs stated that it may from the family of a Hoboken fireman of German-Jewish heritage.
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Photographer Magnus, Conrad
Place Hoboken
Date 1892-1900
Year Range from 1892
Year Range to 1900
Search Terms Magnus, Conrad, Photographer
520 Washington St.
Orig/copy Original
Caption full image and mount, condition
Imagefile 161\20120330005.TIF
Classification Photography
Business & Commerce