Civil War Large Format Photographs of Forts Henry and Pickering, Tennessee, and Redoubt Dutton and Fort Brady, Virginia

Lot of 5 unmounted albumen photographs, approx. 10 x 12.5 in., each with period inked caption in lower margin or on accompanying paper. Uncredited: n.d., ca 1865. The subject matter appears to involve a Federal engineering study. Two of the photos include the following inked captions: “Fort Brady” and “Redoubt Dutton.” The remaining three images are accompanied by detailed period ink manuscript captions. Subject matter includes Fort Henry, Tennessee, Fort Pickering, Tennessee (Memphis), and “Sherman’s Lookout” at Fort Pickering.


Toning to prints. Each with corner and edge wear, including some tears and chipping along edge lines. Scattered spots/stains to prints. Some light creasing. 

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
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