Brooklyn: Douglass, circa 1875. Original photograph. The little boy in high-button shoes and lace collar, rests his elbow on a stone wall and gazes at the camera. Below the image, "Douglass / Brooklyn, N.Y." is gilt-stamped on the black mount. Printed on the verso: "Douglass / Photo-Artist. 35 Myrtle Avenue, Brooklyn, N.Y." 6.5" x 4.25" Very Good. Item #040635
Among business ads in "Important Events of the Century," published in New York in 1876, we find one for E.H. Valentine, Photographer, at 55 Myrtle Avenue, Brooklyn. Several of the ads use the phrase "Photo-Artist."