Description: George William Curtis (1824-1892) was an influential American writer, editor and public speaker during the second half of the 19th century. He often spoke in favor of African American equality and Civil Rights. We offer a late 1860's or early 1870's CDV portrait, from life, of a seated Curtis.
Backmark is of the New York City photography firm of D. Appleton & Co. 4" X 2 3/8". Item #P00106.
Condition: A few spots in the light background, generally a very good image with very good contrast.