A.J. Russell Salt Print of Lee Family Graveyard

Salt print photograph, 8 x 12 in., mounted, 9 x 13 in., produced by A.J. Russell (1830 - 1902). Titled on mat, "No. 87. - Graves of George Washington Parke Custis and Wife, / Arlington, June 29, 1864." Image captures the two Custis grave monuments and three standing men, perhaps assessing the construction progress of a wooden fence, with planks in foreground. "Monuments in the Cemet. at Arling / June 29, 1864" printed diagonally in the negative.


Minor loss at lower right corner of mount.

Estimate: $400 - $600
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