Postwar Shooting Club, Lot of 9 Cabinet Cards by Edouart & Cobb, San Francisco

Lot of 9 studio portraits of members of a shooting club wearing white uniforms. Edouart & Cobb: San Francisco, CA, n.d. Four subjects hold target rifles, one holds a sword, and one holds a bugle. These shooting clubs, or marksmanship teams, were quite popular after the Civil War and were sometimes organized as informal militia groups. 


Cabinet cards with light soiling, some toning and spots of discoloration, and light wear to edges and corners. Each card with adhesive residue in upper right corner. One card with ink identification on verso reading "papa Tablatschen[?]"

Estimate: $800 - $1,200

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