Lot 138    

[Railroad-Illinois] Group of Six Immke Stereoviews of Princeton, IL, Train Wreck
8/22/2011 - ONLINE: Burchard Flat-Mount Stereoview Collection
Lot of 6 by H.W. Immke of Princeton, Illinois of a train wreck on the C.B. & L. R.R. at Princeton. Shows the local people climbing about the twisted wreckage. Red-orange mount.

Provenance:  
The Ed Burchard Stereoview Collection


Condition:  
Some glue or emulsion streaks in 5 of the 6 views, otherwise clean and bright.
Sold: $176.25
Price includes
Buyer's Premium
      Ask a Question

All Images

don't miss

an opportunity to bid. You can't win if you're not in.

sign up to bid

what's it worth?

ask the experts

sell your item

start selling
[Presidents & Politicians-Grant & WIlson] <i>Campaign Flag for Grant & Wilson</i> On Main Street, Vinal Haven, ME
Lot # 122 - [Presidents & Politicians-Grant & WIlson] Campaign Flag for Grant & Wilson On Main Street, Vinal Haven, ME
Scarce view by an anonymous photographer titled on verso "Vinal Haven, Me., Main St., Campaign Flag for 'Grant and Wilson.'" Nice street-level view with the flag hung out over the street. Maine views of this type are very scarce. Yellow mount. > Item Details
[Famous People-Brigham Young] Scarce C.R. Savage Stereoview of Brigham Young
Lot # 31 - [Famous People-Brigham Young] Scarce C.R. Savage Stereoview of Brigham Young
Very scarce late studio portrait by C.R. Savage of Brigham Young, c. mid 1870s. Burchard penned on verso "Brigham Young 1801-1877, Father of 56 children." Green mount with Savage Pioneer Gallery imprint on verso. > Item Details
[Railroad-Minnesota]
Lot # 149 - [Railroad-Minnesota]
Lot of 5 Minnesota railroad views incl. 3 by Hoard & Tenney of Winona, on the Winona & St. Peter R.R. Great view of the roundhouse w/locomotives seen in doorways; a work crew on the Bridge of the Mississippi at Winona and untitled view of a long trestle. Plus an Elmer & Tenney of Winona of a locomot... > Item Details
[Virginia-Mount Vernon] Mixed Group of Mount Vernon Stereoviews
Lot # 197 - [Virginia-Mount Vernon] Mixed Group of Mount Vernon Stereoviews
Lot of 18 including 17 views of Washington's Mount Vernon, Virginia plus a view of Washington's headquaters at Cambridge, Mass. Nice grouping of 13 by H.G. Johnson, c. 1870s--Interiors, exteriors, Old Stable and grounds. Also exterior & tomb by J.F. Jarvis and 2 later exteriors by U&U and Keystone.... > Item Details
[Railroad-Maine]
Lot # 142 - [Railroad-Maine]
Lot of 2 rare view of railroads in Maine by Asa H. Lane, c. 1870s. Untitled views. The firstshowing men shoveling dirt oonto flat cars, possibly for building up roadbed. Rear of locomotive in background. The other shows a switching yard with a covered bridge and early switching device. Lilac moun... > Item Details
[Railroad-Pittsburgh Strike, 1877] Large Group of S.V. Albee Stereoviews of <i>The Railroad War At Pittsburgh</i>, 1877
Lot # 171 - [Railroad-Pittsburgh Strike, 1877] Large Group of S.V. Albee Stereoviews of The Railroad War At Pittsburgh, 1877
Lot of 42 by S.V. Albee of the "Railroad War," the strike of the workers of the Pennsylvania Railroad in Pittsburgh, Pa., July 21-22. Troops were called in to put down the strike and shots were fired, killing several citizens. The crowd rioted and a fire broke out as the troops were besieged. Thi... > Item Details
[North Dakota] <i>Sheriff of Billings Co.</i> and <i>The Vigilantes</i> Stereoviews
Lot # 101 - [North Dakota] Sheriff of Billings Co. and The Vigilantes Stereoviews
Lot of 2 vintage pirated copies by an anonymous photographer of the "Sheriff of Billings Co." on horseback and the other view of the members of the "Vigilantees" posse on horseback w/right hands raised being sworn in. "European and American Views" yellow mounts w/titles in negatives, c. 1880. > Item Details
[Railroad-New York]
Lot # 153 - [Railroad-New York]
Nice anonymous portrait of an early 1860s wood-burning 4-4-0 locomotive "Salem," which is noted in pencil on verso "Smallest Eng. on N.Y., N.H. & H. R.R., 40 miles (in) 38 m. wood." Burchard has penned on verso "Built by Rogers Locomotive & Machine Works, Paterson, New Jersey." Yellow mount. > Item Details
[New York City-Japanese Embassy] Group of Four Stereoviews
Lot # 86 - [New York City-Japanese Embassy] Group of Four Stereoviews
Lot of 4 scarce views by Edward Anthony of the arrival of the Japanese Embassy to New York City, June 16, 1860. Includes #5 Seventh Regiment march past the St. Nicholas Hotel on way to Pier 1; #7 Troop of Cavalry passing the St. Nicholas; #15 Seventh Regiment ariive in front of Metropolitan Hotel to... > Item Details
[New York State] Large Mixed Group of Stereoview
Lot # 91 - [New York State] Large Mixed Group of Stereoview
Lot of 45 of New York City incl. nice grouping by E. Anthony and E. & H.T. Anthony; other makers incl. T. Edwards of Steamer Hornicon; 2 by R.S. Avery of Pulaski "one month after the Fire;" D. Barnum & Geo. Barker of mortars & cannons at West Point; 4 by McIntyre of 1,000 Islands; people playing c... > Item Details
[Ohio] Group of 14 Assorted Ohio Stereoviews
Lot # 102 - [Ohio] Group of 14 Assorted Ohio Stereoviews
Lot of 14 of Ohio including 5 of Cincinnati by Muhrman (2); E. & H.T. Anthony & 2 sold by J.H. Hoover. Cincinnati, Louisville & St. Louis RR bridge; Price Hill Incline; Suspension Bridge & Steamboats. Also Sweeny Adv view for Bridge; Anthony of Bridge over Rocky River; Johnson of U.S. Lake Survey cr... > Item Details
[Rhode Island]
Lot # 175 - [Rhode Island]
Lot of 8 of Rhode Island including scarce view of soldiers at Fort Adams, Newport by Wm. A. Williams; anonymous (not a copy) of locomotive & train at Rumford Station near Pawtucket; 3 maritime views by J.A. Williams (interiors of steamers Providence & Newport plus sailboat at Newport) and 3 attribu... > Item Details
[Georgia & South Carolina-J.N. Wilson & others]  Group of Savannah, GA & Charleston, SC Stereoviews
Lot # 176 - [Georgia & South Carolina-J.N. Wilson & others] Group of Savannah, GA & Charleston, SC Stereoviews
Lot of 4 nice maritime and dock views including 2 by J.N. Wilson of Savannah, Georgia--#35 Cotton Bales stacked on large wharf & #63 "Down the River" showing tall-masted merchant ships at busy docks. Plus E. & H.T. Anthony #9413 of the Steamer Florence at mid distance moored at wharf. Finally a nice... > Item Details
[African American-Early Howard University] Scarce <i>No. 39 Howard University</i>
Lot # 4 - [African American-Early Howard University] Scarce No. 39 Howard University
Scarce view #39 "Howard University" Washington, D.C. on an "American Scenery" mount. Nice view showing a large group of African-American students posed before the building, the first Universityfor Negroes in the United States. Yellow mount with list of titles on verso. > Item Details
[New York City-Anthony] Group of New York City Views by Anthony
Lot # 80 - [New York City-Anthony] Group of New York City Views by Anthony
Lot of 17 of New York City by E. & H.T. Anthony incl. 3 nice maritime views--#908 Ferry on East River; #4580 Ships at busy Pier No. 46, foot of King St & #5178 Steamboats in Simonson's Shipyard. Also #430 Infantry marching on Chambers St, July 4, 1860; #1134 & #1882 Central Park; #1483 Harlem River... > Item Details
[Illinois-Chicago Fire] Large Group of Chicago Fire Stereoviews
Lot # 42 - [Illinois-Chicago Fire] Large Group of Chicago Fire Stereoviews
Nice lot of 48 views of the ruins of the Chicago Fire of 1871. Nice variety by a wide range of photographers incl. J.H. Abbott; Irving (from Troy, N.Y.); P.B. Greene; H. Rocher; W.E. Bowman (from Ottawa, Illinois); T.S. Johnson; W.S. Wheeler; McLeish & Cressey from St. Paul, Minn); Copelin & Meland... > Item Details
[Glass-Fort Lafayette] Glass Babbitt Stereoview <i>Fort Lafayette From Fort Hamilton, N.Y. Harbor.</i>
Lot # 32 - [Glass-Fort Lafayette] Glass Babbitt Stereoview Fort Lafayette From Fort Hamilton, N.Y. Harbor.
Rare glass view by Platt D. Babbitt "Fort Lafayette from Fort Hamilton. N.Y. Harbor," c. 1859. Nice pre-Civil War image of the fort at mid distance. A cannon and stack of shot at right. Very clearly can see the dock & a schooner at anchor in New York Harbor in front of the fort. Glass stereo tran... > Item Details
[Expositions-London 1862] Group of 11 Exhibition of 1862 Stereoviews
Lot # 13 - [Expositions-London 1862] Group of 11 Exhibition of 1862 Stereoviews
Lot of 11 of the International Exhibition of 1862 at London, photographed by the London Stereoscopic Co. Nive variety of subjects showing various exhibits including #113 of Cooke & Sons of York, England display of telescopes; also machinery exhibitsthe Terra Cotta Court; the Glass exhibits; Native I... > Item Details
[Wisconsin] Mixed Group of Wisconsin Stereoviews
Lot # 194 - [Wisconsin] Mixed Group of Wisconsin Stereoviews
Lot of 30 of Wisconsin including 4 railroad views--close of early locomotive by Clement Spettel of La Crosse; locomotive in high snow embankment by Jno. W. Dillon of Fond Du Lac; anonymous view of locomotive & large crowd as train leaves Oshkosh filled with troops headed for Camp Harvey, April 1898... > Item Details
[New York City] Large Group of Miscellaneous NYC Stereoviews
Lot # 89 - [New York City] Large Group of Miscellaneous NYC Stereoviews
Lot of 29 views of New York City. Makers include Stacy; Moulton; Continent; Johnston; B.W. Kilburn; Universal Stereoscopic View; C. Bierstadt; C.H. Graves; C.W. Woodward; Griffith & Griffith; anonymous and pirated copies. Nice variety of subjects incl. Castle Garden; interior of Grand Central Depo... > Item Details
ITEMS 1-20 of 20
SKIP TO PAGE: