Silver gelatin photograph of group of uniformed men posed outside on building steps, n.p., n.d. Approx. 9.5 x 7.5 in (sight) framed to 14.5 x 13.5 in. (glass broken on frame, not removed from frame for inspection). Modern printed note accompanying photograph reads: "Drill team? They carry obsolete .45/70 cal. Springfield 'trap-door' rifles but their cartridge belts are Model 1910 Mills belts made for .30 cal Model '03 Springfield! Khaki uniforms are field dress from the early 1900s. Officer middle front wears an 'SV' device on his hat. Color bearer is probably old Civil War (G.A.R) veteran. These men may belong to the Sons of Veterans. / Reverse marked 'Rachel & Alexander Hollis, Mother & Father' (c. 1910 photo from the Hollis estate, Wilmington, Del.)."
[With:] Enlarged portrait on paper of two African American soldiers, possibly "Buffalo Soldiers," posed in full dress uniform in studio setting, approx. 11 x 15 in. (overall toning).
Together, 2 items.
Array ( [live_biddable] => [inquire] => [phone] => [phone_bid] => 0 [sold] => 1 [unsold] => [make_offer] => [estimate] => 1 [timer] => [current_bid] => [asking_bid] => [start_price] => 1 [buy_it_now_price] => [bid_activity] => )
Have a Similar Item?Consign With Us
Cowan’s Cincinnati Office offers an in-house, full-service shipping department which is unparalleled in the auction industry. Shipping costs are provided with your finalized invoice 24-48 hours after auction. For furniture and oversized items, we recommend using third-party services. For more information, click HERE or contact email@example.com.
NOTE: All pickups and preview are by appointment only. To make an appointment, please call 513-871-1670 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Page Load Executed Time Elapsed: 0.284 seconds