This early darling cabinet card photograph shows a small child sitting in a small folding chair. He / She is dressed in a christening gown with lace trim and a hat. Next to him on the ground lays a cute dog. This cabinet photo measures 4 1/4 by 6 1/2 inches and is in excellent condition with all the original sheen. Printed on the bottom of the card is the photographer name, 'Hazeltine, Baker City, OREGON'. Printed on the back side of the card is a beautiful ad logo for M.M. Hazeltine Art Photography. Lightly in pencil written at the top of the back is: 'Johnnie Hannon...(we cannot read the writing of the last name well). We do not have any information on this child but this cabinet photo came with a collection of early photography from a family of the John Day, Dayville area of Eastern Oregon, the Swift's. They were one of the early pioneer homesteader families of the Grant County, Oregon area. You can read about these early pioneer families of Eastern Oregon below.http://www.gesswhoto.com/dayville.html.This item was part of an estate of Dean Swift, son of Ward Swift, a member of another early pioneering family in Eastern Oregon, that we are currently selling, along with other pieces of military memorabilia, photograhs and other items of interest relating to the Swifts from Eastern Oregon. This photo makes a great addition to any cabinet card or historical Oregon collection!
Read more about the early pioneers of Oregon.