Photos from an old family album
I've posted scans of some carte de visite and tin type photos from an old album that was handed down through my branch of the Brininstool family on my Picasa site:
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I'm unfortunately unable to identify most of the people. Some may be from other associated families (Bly/Bley, Degraw, Hetsler/Hetzler/Hetchler, Pike, Troutner)
Here is a list of the associated photo studios, where known:
Isa Black (and his successor, Sutley's Gallery) in Franklin, Pennsylvania.
Purviance in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
C.H. Ravell in Lyons, New York
Sharpsteen in Ionia, Michigan
J. W. Sires in South Oil City, Pennsylvania
Smith & Sons, Brantford, Canada West (Ontario)
Sprague & Severens in Mauston, Wisconsin
If you're able to identify any of the people in these photos, please contact me.