Selfie from 1910s


The selfie from 1909 post inspired this look at Joseph "Joe" Byron's selfies from 1909 and the following decade.

Below is a group selfie with the same camera showing Joe Byron, Pirie MacDonald, Colonel Marceau, Pop Core, and Ben Falk, all of whom were involved in Broadway theatre promotion in various capacities.


And here's a shot from a different session in 1920 showing the camera they used:


The Byron Company Collection at the Museum of the City of New York is worth a look if you enjoy vintage photography.