Lot 173    

Tintype of a Photographer Posed with his Camera Bag
3/7/2013 - Timed American History
CDV-sized tintype of a young photographer posed with his camera bag.  Circa 1890s-1900s.

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Early 20th Century Political and Military Real Photo Postcards
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US Capitol Building Musical Bank by E.M. Wynne, Plus
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Civil War-Period Lithographs, Including <i>Surrender of Gen. Joe Johnston</i> & <i>The Story of the Fight</i>
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<i>The Campaigns of Lieut.-Gen. N.B. Forrest</i>, by Thomas Jordan
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Robert Morris DS, 1792
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