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[Panama Canal] Lot of 48 Stereoviews
9/26/2011 - Curved-Mount Stereoview Collection
Lot of 48 of the Panama Canal. Makers include Keystone View Co. (41); Underwood & Underwood (6) and H.C. White (1). Keystones include portraits of Col. Goethals who was in charge of construction and William Gorgas, Sanitary Officer. Better subjects of construction scenes. Gray curved mounts and 1 black mount w/gold letting of H.C. White view. An attractive lot.

Provenance:  
The Ed Burchard Stereoview Collection


Condition:  
Overal;l bright and clear. A few of the mounts have minor corner/edge rubbing.
Sold: $88.13
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