(Dec 1860 - 9Jun 1936)
J. Sigvaldson immigrated to the US in 1891 at age 31. He worked as a laborer and an elevator operator until about 1897. After marrying in 1897 he took up photography until about 1900, possibly as late as 1904. In 1905 he was a day laborer again and then took up farming for the rest of his life. He died in 1936.
This cabinet card must have been finished between about 1897 and 1904.
Friday, September 8, 2017