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Edward Eggleston (1837-1902)

Auction:
2314
Lot:
683
Sold for:
$35$30

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Edward Eggleston (1837-1902), approximately twenty-two photographic prints, twelve portraits of Eggleston in youth and age, architecture and Indiana topography with pen inscriptions, including Eggleston's birthplace, Hanging Rock, and a railroad cutting in Madison.

Note: Edward Eggleston was a Methodist minister, historian and leading writer of local fiction in Indiana. A native of Vevay, he left the Methodist church in 1874 and moved to Brooklyn, New York, where he founded the Church of Christian Endeavor.
Estimate $50-100

Keywords

Edward Eggleston, Indiana, minister , historian and leading writer, Church of Christian Endeavor, Christian Endeavor, founder, Brooklyn