[STEREOVIEWS]. BLESSING, S.T., and G.F. MUGNIER, photographers. A group of 34 stereoviews of Louisiana. New Orleans: [ca 1870s].

Cabinet-sized stereoviews on cardstock mounts (overall very good, one mount a bit soft). Photographers' imprints on mounts. 

Contains rare view of "Pilot Town" at the mouth of the Mississippi, wood piles and cutting wood for steamboat fuel on the Mississippi, several levee and steamboat scenes, and a variety of NOLA monuments, cemetery and street views. Other views include: No. 212 Str. Henry Frank Unloading Cotton -- No. 248 A Lugger, Bayou Lafourche -- No. 177 Jackson Mt., Battle Field of N.O. -- No. 100 Birds Eye View, West End -- No. 130 Cotton Exchange, N.O. La.-- No. 146 Bird's Eye View Jackson Sqr. -- No. 193 Metaire Cemetery (2 diff.) -- No. 652 Sugar Planter's Residence -- No. 210 View Cotton Levee -- No. 189 Greenwood Cemetery and Confederate Monument, Greenwood Cemetery.

Provenance:Eugene R. Groves Collection of 19th Century Photography

Estimate: $400 - $600
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