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Rudolf Eickemeyer, Jr.'s Camera
1901-1902

Portrait photography
This photographic equipment belonged to the celebrated portraitist Rudolf Eickemeyer Jr. Amongst Eickemeyer's most noted works are his 1901-02 series of portraits of chorus girl Evelyn Nesbit, described by newspaperman Irvin S. Cobb as "the most exquisitely lovely human being I ever looked at."

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Rudolf Eickemeyer Jr. (1862-1932)
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Learn more!
· Evelyn Nesbit
· "Pictures of a Tragedy" by Edwards Park, "Smithsonian" magazine, February 1999

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