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F. Jay Haynes Collection of Dakota Territory Stereoviews, Incl. Images of Deadwood and Crook City, Missouri River Views, Northern Pacific RR, and More

Lot of 34 stereoviews documenting the people, places, and events of the Dakota Territory. Each view is credited to F. Jay Haynes, and most include his Fargo, DT imprint, with the exception of 3 views entitled, "Southwest from Headquarters Hotel, Fargo," "Sheridan House, Bismarck, D.T.," and "Waiting for the Ferry - Mississippi River," which bear his Moorhead, Minnesota imprint. Two images show Deadwood, one a distant view from Prospect Hill, the other capturing West on Main Street, and a third image shows an "S & T Freight Train, Crook City." Billings, Montana Territory and Brainerd, MN are also pictured. 

Additional highlights include "Cantonment, Little Missouri" (Dakota Territory), which shows US soldiers on review in front of barracks; miners working at "Fair View Quartz Mine"; several men gathered at "Ranch - Dauphan Rapids"; "One Days Hunt - Crystal Springs, DT," showing hunters standing near their game, including Jerome Marble at right, an eastern industrialist that owned the Worcester Excursion Car Co.; at least 5 views of railroad cars and trestle bridges; 2 flood views, one entitled "Bismarck Flats Spring Flood '81"; 7 Yellowstone National Park views; and more. 

Condition:

Range in condition from good to very good, with most in very good condition. Some toning, scattered spotting/soiling. Corner/edge wear to mounts. 

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$4,063
11/15/2019

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