June 21, 2019 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


Civil War CDV Album of Union Generals, Most by Brady/Anthony

Leather album, 5.5 x 6.5 in., comprised of 24 CDVs, mostly of Union generals. Subjects include (all credited to Anthony and or Brady unless otherwise noted): William S. Rosecrans; Frederick W. Lander; Samuel P. Heintzelman; Winfield Scott at West Point, with two cent revenue stamp on verso; George H. Thomas; John Gray Foster; Hugh Judson Kilpatrick; William F. Smith; Henry Halleck (no imprint); William S. Harney, in civilian clothing; John Ellis Wool (2); William B. Franklin; William F. Barry, by J.E. McLees, Philadelphia; Daniel Tyler; Nathaniel Banks; Franz Sigel, with applied paper label on verso from Guille & Alles, New York; Ambrose Burnside; Captain Henry C. Shumway, 7th Regiment, New York State Militia; Colonel Walter McChesney, 10th NY Infantry; Captain Thaddeus P. Mott, 3rd NY Artillery; Rear Admiral Andrew H. Foote; Admiral Hiram Paulding, by J. Gurney & Son, New York; and gentleman identified on mount verso as "R.R. Ecshleman, Captain Foster's Clerk."


Several are trimmed along bottom edge of mount. Otherwise the images are in very good condition, retaining rich tones. Album shows some interior foxing, some pages with short tears; exterior wear, especially at spine. 

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
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