June 21, 2019 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


Timothy O'Sullivan Civil War Albumen Photograph, Detachment 50th NYV Engineers, Camp Scene at Rappahannock Station, Virginia

Albumen photograph, approx. 9.25 x 6.75 in., framed to 18.375 x 14.25 in. Photographed by Timothy H. O'Sullivan, printed by Alexander Gardner. Aerial view of the winter encampment of the 50th New York Volunteers at Rappahannock Station, VA, with soldiers in uniform dotting the sparsely wooded landscape. Caption below photograph reads in part, "Incidents of War. / Detachment 50th N.Y.V. Engineers, South-East View of Winter Camp With Pontoon Train in Park. / Lieut. Col. I. Spaulding, Commanding. / No. 1 / Rappahannock Station, Va., February, 1864."


Photograph with toning and light soiling, particularly to edges. Not examined outside frame.

Estimate: $800 - $1,200

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