View Card of a Cornerstone Laying in 1874
View Cards like the one above were looked at through an optical instrument
called a stereoscope in which two pictures of an object at slightly different
points of view are merged into a single three-dimensional image.
special "Thanks" to our Secretary and Brother Jerry Stotler for
submitting the above pictures of his cabinet card and tin type photography
collection. Jerry trades fraternal memorabilia on eBay under the User
I.D. "jstot" and can be contacted at