11-02-2013 11-02-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2684M Marlborough
November 2, 2013 10:00 AMCalender

Eight Carte-de-visites, and Twelve Cabinet Cards, all Civil War Related

Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2684M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 02, 2013 10:00AM


Eight Carte-de-visites, and Twelve Cabinet Cards, all Civil War Related, c. late 19th century, carte-de-visites of various officers, including General Buell, a New Hampshire militia officer, a Brady of Lt. R.H. Lamson, U.S.N., General Ambrose Burnside, General J.N. Bethune, and others, cabinet cards of an unidentified naval officer, post-war images of General Butler, his wife, daughter, and son-in-law Adelbert Ames, some by Brady, four W. Tipton Gettysburg related images, and a Lookout Mountain, Tennessee battlefield scene.
Estimate $400-600

All in good condition with some light spotting.

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J.N. Bethune, R.H. Lamson, General Butler, New Hampshire, son-in-law, Adelbert Ames, New Hampshire militia, Ambrose Burnside, Buell, unidentified naval officer, Tennessee