The following article was originally written by Lorine McGinnis Schulze and published on Olive Tree Genealogy at http://www.olivetreegenealogy.com/photos/photo-types.shtml
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Cabinet Cards (circa 1870)CDV’s were eventually replaced in the 1870s by the larger Cabinet Cards which used the same photographic process but were on a larger 4 by 6" card.
Cabinet Card 1877
Cabinet Card 1882
Cabinet Card circa 1900