1880s Wild West Show Cast & Crew J. D. Raney Photo
1880s Wild West Show Cast & Crew “J. D. Raney” Photo. c. 1880s, Large Cabinet Photograph, of a “Wild West” Show Cast and Crew, by J. D. Raney, St. Louis, Mo., About Very Fine.. This is a large original Photograph measuring 9.25” x 7.25” mounted to its original heavy display card stock, measuring to 12” x 10”. This image by J. D. Raney of St. Louis, Mo. is of a “Wild West” type Traveling Show. All the actors/players (about 100) are shown standing astride a dirt road with tents in background, displayed are men and women in both Cowboy, Indian and Western dress. There is a pencil inscription on the blank back “Richard F. Watson.” Outer edge chips and a couple splits in the mount with minor water stains on the print and upon the lower mount as shown. A very intriguing image, with a wonderful variety and good detail shown in the various styles of dress. Several Native American Indians are also included..