October 06, 2016 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati


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CDVs of Children, Featuring Children of the Battle Field, Plus Portrait by Southern Photographer G.S. Cook

Group of 6 CDVs of young children, including a CDV of a copy of a daguerreotype showing the children of Sgt. Humiston, 154th NY Inf., which was taken off his body at Gettysburg by J. Francis Bourns. The carte is titled, "Children on the Battlefield." Profits from the sale of the CDV supported children's orphan care. Stamped on the reverse by Wenderoth, Taylor, and Brown.

Also included is a portrait of a young girl in a plain dress, stamped on the reverse by Southern photographer George S. Cook, Charleston, SC. 

 

Condition:

Some toning of the images and a minor case of foxing on the Cook CDV. 

Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$72
10/06/2016