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Twenty-four Abraham Lincoln-related Stereo Viewing Cards, and a Portrait of Lincoln Cabinet Card

Auction:
2654M
Lot:
687A
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

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Auction:
Discovery - 2654M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 23, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Twenty-four Abraham Lincoln-related Stereo Viewing Cards, and a Portrait of Lincoln Cabinet Card, one depicting a view of log cabin birthplace of Lincoln, one of exterior of the Ford's Theatre, one with interior view of Ford's Theatre, the "Place Where Lincoln was Assassinated," one with an exterior view of Willard's Hotel, one showing a street scene with Lincoln's casket, and one depicting the "Execution of the Conspirators. The Suspension.," no. 983, from the series "Photographic Incidents of the War," from the gallery of Alexander Gardner; eight depicting various statues of Lincoln, ten depicting various Lincoln memorial displays; and a cabinet card portrait of Lincoln, and according to the printed label on the reverse is "by McNulta in Springfield, [Massachusetts], March, 1861.
Estimate $150-200


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Ford, Willard's Hotel, Massachusetts, gallery of Alexander Gardner

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