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SAMUEL MORSE WITH CAMERA WITH LETTERS FROM BROTHER

Samuel FB Morse, one of the first men to announce daguerreotypes in America, along with his daguerreotype camera. This image descended through his family along with the cabinet card of his brother James Morse. There are 12 family letters which we have not read. The image of Morse was taken by Bogardus in NYC.

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RESERVE AUCTION
Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,534
11/14/2020

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PLEASE NOTE: The auction is being executed by The Daguerreian Society and all questions about the auction and condition requests should be directed to Greg French at  auction@daguerreiansociety.org.

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