March 07, 2019 12:00 PM EST Cincinnati
Ends March 18, 2019


Early Photography Featuring Poets and Politicians, Plus, Lot of 8

Lot of 8, including CDVs and cabinet cards, both taken from life and printed after illustrations. Among the featured subjects are Charles Sumner (1811-1874), a lawyer and Massachusetts senator; 18th Vice President Henry Wilson (1812-1875), pictured as a colonel, 22nd Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, accompanied by a clipped signature; members of the House of Representatives who supported the 13th Amendment, arranged composite-style with Speaker of the House Schuyler Colfax (1823-1885) at center; and 19th-century poets Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Alfred, Lord Tennyson, John Greenleaf Whittier, James Russell Lowell, Ralph Waldo Emerson, and William Cullen Bryant, printed on four cabinet cards, two of which are double-sided, housed between two cardstock covers bound with ribbon.

Estimate: $100 - $200
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