Theodore Lilienthal (1829 - 25 Nov 1894)
Theodore Lilienthal was active from about 1862 through 1894. There is an excellent biography at the
KnowLA, Encyclopedia of Louisiana website.
Lilienthal worked in New Orleans, LA, for nearly his entire career. For dating cabinet cards from this photographer, the actual studio address will narrow it down.
1854 - 1864 as photographer worked with daguerreotypes (Unknown address)
1865 - 1875 as photographer at 131 Polydras, New Orleans, LA
1876 as photographer at 121 Polydras, New Orleans, LA
1877 as photographer at 181 Canal, New Orleans, LA
1890 - 1894 as photographer at 109 Canal, New Orleans. LA
The cabinet card here must have been finished around 1876.
137 Canal St, New Orleans, LA
examile from Xavier U of LA