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Collectibles, Toys, & Postcards

July 13, 2006

Lot #282
Temp #13275
DepartmentPhotographs
Sold For $550.00   (hammer price)
 $632.50   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated July 13, 2006

Description

(PHOTOGRAPHY) ALBUM: 1896 photograph album maintained by Walter Starbuck of Waltham, MA. Album starts on January 16, 1896 in Albany, NY, continues to Washington on Jan. 17th, Savannah on Jan. 18th, and Hillsborough Bay (FL) on Jan. 19th. Includes great locomotive shots, multiple FL scenes and buildings including trains, Hotel Ormond horse-drawn trolley, water and boating views, cable steamer "Minia" of London in dry dock, etc. Later May '96 images from Boston area including trains, family outings, children, bicycles, "The Cambridge Parade" (6/6/1896), Barnum & Bailey Circus, whaling vessel in New Bedford, train wreck , etc. Book ends on Sept. 2, 1896 in Royalston, MA. Each photo dated and identified.

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