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Name Giers, C. C.
Other names Carl Caspar Giers
Life Dates 1828-1877
born: Bonn, Germany
died: Nashville, Tennessee
Nationality American
Geographic location(s) 43 and 45 Union Street, Nashville, Tennessee (1863-1877)
Occupation photography
cartes de visite
daguerreotype
ambrotype
Role Photographer

Associated Records

Image of Photograph Collection - 1957.3.170.6

Photograph Collection - 1957.3.170.6

"Matthew McClung," carte-de-visite, c. 1863-1877, photograph by C. C. Giers. On back, handwritten in pencil: Sister Moorgarch Printed on back: C. C. Giers / Artist, / 43 & 45 Union Street / Nashville, / Tenn. / Negative No. (handwritten in pencil): 18056 Carte-de-visite was inserted in album 1957.3.170. Handwritten on album page below image, in pencil: Matthew McClung

Image of Photograph Collection - 1957.3.170.15

Photograph Collection - 1957.3.170.15

"Lucy C. McClung (Mrs. John L. Thomas)," carte-de-visite, c. 1863-1877, photograph by Carl C. Giers. Printed below image: Carl C. Giers Nashville, Tenn Printed on back: Carl C. Giers / 45 Union Street / Nashville / Tenn / Negative No. 25234 Carte-de-visite was inserted in album 1957.3.170. Handwritten on album page below image, in pencil: Lucy C. McClung / Mrs. Thomas (John L.)

Image of Photograph Collection - 1957.3.170.53

Photograph Collection - 1957.3.170.53

"Johnnie Marshall," carte-de-visite with hand coloring, 1871, photograph by C. C. Giers.The back of the photograph contains the photographer's logo and information. On back, handwritten in ink (faded): Johnnie Marshall / 1871 On back, printed: C. C. C. C. Giers, 43 and 45 Union Street, Nashville, Tenn. Negative No. 23603 Carte-de-visite was inserted in album 1957.3.170. Handwritten on album page below image, in pencil: Johnnie Marshall - '71