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Stereoscopic Views of the 1871 Great Fire in Chicago

Auction:
2345
Lot:
314
Sold for:
$294$250

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Stereoscopic Views of the 1871 Great Fire in Chicago, by G.N. Barnard, No. 376 Van Buren St., Chicago, pubd. Lovejoy & Foster, 309 W. Randolph St., Chicago, approx. forty views on yellow mounts with photographer's label and description on verso of each, showing the remains of city streets and landmarks including the Bigelow Building, St. James Episcopal Church, (Among the Ruins in Chicago) "No. 12. Court House, Seen Through Ruins of Fifth National Bank", "No. 43. Clark St. Bridge, Looking North Across the River", "No. 20. Interior of Fifth National Bank - Cooling off a Safe", "No. 32. View from Tribune Building, Looking East".
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Chicago, Bigelow Building, Protestant Episcopal Church, Clark St. Bridge, Tribune Building, Tribune, Cook County, Illinois, Geography of Illinois, Sports