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Early Stereoscopic Views of Friendship, Maine

Auction:
2314
Lot:
711
Sold for:
$705$600

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

Description:

Early Stereoscopic Views of Friendship, Maine, nine cards showing construction and ice work at Forest Lake, all inscribed in ink on verso with location and names of proprietors, on faded mounts with credit of A.H. Lane, Photographer, Waldoboro, ME., (all faded, one chipped edge and water damage); and other stereocards, James M. Davis, No. 12203, "The Columns of the Parthenon"; (South Carolina Views), No. 39, "East Face of Fort Sumter"; Brady & Co., pub. E. & H. T. Anthony & Co. (War Views), No. 2427, "Lieut. Gen. Grant at his Head Quarters, Va."; Taylor and Huntington, Hartford, Connecticut (1861 - 1865, The War for the Union), No. 243, "On the Battlefield at Gettysburg"; H.S. Field, Flume House, N.H., "Flume", 1869, on yellow mount; and two cards on green mounts.
Estimate $100-150

Keywords

Friendship, Maine, Waldoboro, Forest Lake, A.H. Lane, James M. Davis, Fort Sumter, the Parthenon, Brady & Co., Grant, Brady & Co, Virginia, E. & H. T. Anthony & Co, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Acropolis of Athens