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Over 250 Miscellaneous Photographs of United States Cities and Landmarks

13 cdvs; 6 realphoto postcards; 2 cabinet cards; b-&-w (silver gelatin) photos - 190; 14 mounted photos (some postcards); three folders with 40 photos; 1 boudoir card and 1 large format mounted image. Over 250 photographs.

CDVs
Capitol, Washington, DC
Canopy over Plymouth Rock
Masonic Temple, Boston
Soldiers' Monument, Plymouth, MA
Silver Thread (waterfall)
(Scenes in St. Augustine) lithograph on orange mount
Suspension Bridge (Lithograph, location uncertain)
View of the great Coliseum for the National Peace Jubilee, Boston (lithograph)
Boston and Lowell Depot
The Old Man (lithograph of rock formation)
Plus three unidenitifed

Cabinet Cards
Old Brick Barn, Mount Vernon. Built in 1745 by Lawrence Washington, of brick imported from England.
Arch Rock, Views of Mackinac Island (H.F. Rossiter)

Real Photo Postcards
6 unidentified, appears to be a resort along a lake with lots of coniferous trees

50 commercial "collector photos," 1.75 x 2.75 in., all titled in the negative. Views of New York City, Garden of the Gods, RMS Queen Mary, Thousand Islands (including Rock Island Lighthouse, Cave of the Winds, and more.

110 commercial "collector photos," 2 x 3.5 in., titled in negative. Views of Detroit and Windsor, California (general), Catalina Island, Ramona's Marriage Place, Colorado Springs and Garden of the Gods, and more.

30 commercial "collector photos," 2.5 x 3.5 in. Some are untitled; these are mostly interior views of a large home (maybe Napoleon's?). About 2/3 are titled in the negative, most of Matapedia River and vicinity.

Seven 4.25 x 5.25 in. cards, including the Capitol and White House, a dome with "Lincoln" at top and what appears to be names of generals on pillars, a tomb, a statue and Admiral Perry's gravestone.

Seven, 3.5 x 5.5 in. cards, all postcards except first. Including photo of "Original Chair used by Thomas Jefferson as Vice President...," Rockefeller Center, North Bridge (Concord, MA), Old Manse (Concord, MA), Alcott House (Concord, MA), Canadian Pacific Railroad view, plus one unidentified

Bound booklet, Charleston, S.C. Indelible Photographs, New York: A. Wittemann, 1890. Obl 12mo, printed endpapers, red cloth boards, gilt title on front, 48pp of photos, some with multiple images on a page. Includes views such as: Calhoun Monument, several Charleston Harbor and wharf scenes, South Battery, City Hall ("Fire Proof Building"), Custom House, Dorchester and Charleston Hotels, Fort Sumter and Fort Moultree/Sullivan's Island and a number of Confederate Monuments. 

Folder, "Miniatures, Thousand Islands." Cincinnati, Ohio: Tom Jones, 1906. Folder with four flaps, inside is accordion-folded strip of 21 photographs, plus photos inside three flaps and on front.

Folder with "Selected Photographs" of Mount Washington, White Mountains, New Hampshire containing nine images, titled in negatives (2.5 x 3.5 in.)

Folder with "Selected Photographs" of Cheyenne, Wyoming, ten 2.5 x 3.5 in. images

Boudoir Card
"Ropers Rock" with "J.H. Gaston, Lookout Mountain Photograph Gallery" stamped on verso

Large format:
Home of Washington, Mount Vernon, VA (8 x 11 in. image on 11 x 14 in. mount)

Condition:

Charleston book with cover just about off on front, text (photo) block still tight. Most of the photos are very good.

Estimate: $100 - $200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$200
06/13/2019

 

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