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Unbound Photo Album Containing Thirty Identified Albumen Carte-de-Visite Photographs of 19th Century Literary, Stage, Political, and Mi

Auction:
3303T
Lot:
1676
Sold for:
$584$475

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3303T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 29, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Unbound Photo Album Containing Thirty Identified Albumen Carte-de-Visite Photographs of 19th Century Literary, Stage, Political, and Military Figures, c. 1860-80, sitters include: General P.G.T. Beauregard, James M. Mason, Longfellow Children, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Lieut. Justin Fairfax, Col. Elmer E. Ellsworth, John Solomon Rarey, Ella Zoyara, Beatrice, Rosa Bonheur, Angel of Peace, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, John Howard Paine, Alexander Dumas, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Edward Everett, John Pierpont, Grace Greenwood, Jeff Davis, A.H. Stevens, John Slidell, William H. Seward, Gov. William Sprague IV, Clara Louise Kellogg, Miss Hinckley, Maria Piccolomini, Charlotte Cushman, and Edwin Booth.
Estimate $800-1,200


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