Theodore Lilienthal, Three New Orleans Stereoviews with Civil War Subject Matter

Lot of 3 regular-sized stereoviews, two on yellow, square corner mounts, one on a lilac mount. Theodore Lilienthal: New Orleans, LA, ca 1865-1866. Two with manuscript titles, including "US Monitor, Mississippi River" depicting a close view of the turret of a monitor, with two Brown Water tars on deck. A large plate camera on a tripod is visible on top of the turret; a near mint view identified as "Telegraphic Tower. Fair. 1866"; and an untitled view of the gates of Jackson Barracks with several Union soldiers visible. A rare trio of early post-war views. 

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


All excellent or near so, one with slight corner bumps at bottom of card.

Estimate: $300 - $400
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