[CIVIL WAR]. A group of 5 photographs, incl. 4 CDVs of "Rebel citadel" and Confederate works at Port Hudson. Baton Rouge, LA: McPherson & Oliver, [1863-1864].

4 CDVs of Port Hudson. Each with McPherson & Oliver's imprint on verso. One with manuscript label on verso "rebel citadel;" second with manuscript note in lower margin recto "water view of Port Hudson."

With cabinet card featuring printed map of Port Hudson. Lower margin of recto: "Bowers, Lynn, Mass." On verso "G.S. Andrews, / Gen'l Agent / Salem - Mass." Map shows positions of all of the Federal troops encircling the fort, including gunboats upstream and downstream of the structure. Card with gilt beveled edges and rounded corners.

Provenance:Eugene R. Groves Collection of 19th Century Photography

Estimate: $300 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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