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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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" I didn't think there was anything more or less obscene about any part of the body. Now, I recognize that there are certain postures and angles that make people see red, which are evidence of original sin or something, and I avoid that."

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