Taylor & Huntington, Collection of 28 Stereoviews of Union Generals, Officers, and More

Lot of 28 stereoviews from The War for the Union, Photographic War History series released by Taylor & Huntington and The War Photograph & Exhibition Company, both based out of Hartford, CT, ca 1890s. All of the images are on oversized orange or buff-colored mounts with detailed descriptions and pricing imprinted on verso. The series is comprised of images spanning 1861-1865, taken primarily from negatives attributed to Mathew Brady and Alexander Gardner. Highlights include: "General Grant's Council of War;" "Capt. J. C. Tidball and Officers, near Fair Oaks, June, 1862;" "Generals Franklin, Barry, Slocumb, Newton, and others, Yorktown, 1862;" "Gen. Ward, Gen. Mott, Col. Austin, Col, Brewster and Col. Farnham, 2d Division, 3d Corps, Oct., 1863;" "Gen. W. T. Sherman, ('Old Tecumseh,');" and "General Wright, Commander of the 'Bloody Sixth Corps."


Stereoviews with varying degrees of wear, including surface soil, toning, spotting and discoloration, and wear with finish/photo/mount loss to edges and corners. 

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
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