October 31, 2018 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


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Rare Pair of Period Copy CDVs Featuring Lincoln's Funeral Procession in Monument Square Pavilion, Cleveland, OH

Lot of 2 albumen prints of mounted photographs featuring the Lincoln funeral procession in Cleveland by Sweeny, Cleveland, OH. One captioned "Monument Square and Pavillion [sic] / Cleveland, O. / Remains of President Lincoln Lying in State," with pencil inscription "Gilbert Bros / Akron" on verso; the other captioned "Catafalque / Remains of President Lincoln Lying in State, Cleveland, O." Images feature two different views of Monument Square Pavilion, with the funeral procession and mourners standing by to pay their respects to the deceased president.

Provenance:From the Rafalski Collection of Lincolniana

Condition:

Both with some soiling and wear to edges of images and mounts. Both with adhesive residue on verso.

Estimate: $500 - $700
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$441
10/31/2018

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