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Is This Henry Tompkins Paige Comstock?

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Could this cased tintype be the second known image of Henry T. P. Comstock?

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We recently acquired a cased tintype purported to be Henry Tompkins Paige Comstock, and although we have tried to research this image, we have so far been unsuccessful.

In this article we will present our evidence and the research we have done to identify the man in this tintype, and then we will appeal to our readers to help us make a positive identification.

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" Of the thousands of people, celebrated and unknown, who have sat before my camera, I am often asked who was the most difficult subject, or the easiest, or which picture is my favorite. This last question is like asking a mother which child she likes the most."

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