March 23, 2017 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati
Ends April 03, 2017


Miscellaneous Early Photography Group

Lot of 18 photographs, ranging in size from CDV-size (2.5 x 4.25 in.) to 11 x 14 in.  Several interesting views, including a view of downtown Findlay, Ohio, during the flood of March 25, 1913; a CDV of a man wearing a heavy coat and fur hat and posed with a fur, taken in Nova Scotia; a copy cabinet card of a 10-horse team pulling three wagons, with a caption placing it in the foothills of the Sierra Nevadas; a man wearing a Salvation Army hat; a woman with a bicycle; a man forging metal on an anvil; a man posed with two stuffed alligators; a CDV of three men in Masonic dress; a cabinet card of a group of men and women posed with musical instruments, a gun, Indian clubs, and more; a full plate tintype of a young man; a group of white people dressed in Indian costumes; a group of young men at "Boston Woodcraft Camp"; and an excellent photograph of an African-American man and his four children posed in front of their shack, taken by photographer Judd of Chattanooga.

Estimate: $200 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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