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3626T Marlborough
May 13, 2021 12:00 PM - May 25, 2021 07:00 PMCalender
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Jackson Family Carte-de-visite Album with Portraits of Massachusetts Civil War Officers, Boston, 1860s.

$2,500$2,000
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3626T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 13, 2021 12:00PM

Description:

Jackson Family Carte-de-visite Album with Portraits of Massachusetts Civil War Officers, Boston, 1860s. Containing twenty-seven albumen images and one tintype image, officers identified by period pencil inscriptions on the back of the cards, including Captain Charles Storrow, 44th Massachusetts; Lt. Sam Storrow, killed in Sherman's attack near Goldsborough, March 1865; Col. Charles B. Lowell, 2nd Massachusetts Cavalry with lengthy history on back of image; Lt. James Jackson Lowell, 20th Massachusetts Regiment of Volunteers, died near Richmond, July 1862, from injuries received at Glendale, Virginia; Capt. Cabot Jackson Russell, 44th & 54th Massachusetts, wounded, captured and died at Fort Wagner, July 18, 1863; Lt. P.J. Jackson Jr., 1st Massachusetts Cavalry, 1863; Lt. Col. Frank Lee, 44th Massachusetts Volunteers; Lt. Col. M.R. Rodman, Massachusetts Volunteers, killed at Port Hudson; Capt. C.H. Davis; as well as identified images of other members of the Jackson, Richardson and Lodge families (covers detached).

Provenance: The Charles Foster Batchelder III estate, upstate New York, formerly of Natick, Massachusetts.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

Frank Lee, Charles Foster, Richardson, Sherman, Charles Storrow, James Jackson Lowell, Charles B. Lowell, P.J. Jackson Jr., Sam Storrow, C.H. Davis, M.R. Rodman, Natick, Glendale, Regiment