March 07, 2019 12:00 PM EST Cincinnati
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W.M. Chase Collection of Baltimore Stereoviews, Ca 1880s, Incl. the Sesquicentennial Celebration

Lot of 31 stereoviews published by W.M. Chase, Baltimore, almost all from the "American Views" series, providing images of Baltimore's metropolitan and suburban scenery, architecture, monuments, parks, businesses, and more. Each view includes list of titles printed on mount verso, and some also have a period inscription. The collection features approx. 15 photographs documenting the Baltimore Sesquicentennial, which was celebrated October 11-19, 1880, marking the 150th anniversary of the city's founding in 1730. Remarkable views of the city streets and buildings decorated with banners, arches, and flags as well as parade floats and participants in the week-long celebration are included. 

Condition:

Range in condition, but most in very good condition. Some scattered spotting/soiling. Corner/edge wear to several mounts. 

Estimate: $300 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$330
03/07/2019

 

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