Holidays.net Online Store

Holdays.net Home


July 11th, 2014
World Population Day

July 18th, 2014
Nelson Mandela Day

July 24th, 2014
Pioneer Day

July 24th, 2014
Laylat al-Qadr

July 27th, 2014
Parents' Day

July 28th, 2014
World Hepatitis Day

July 29th, 2014
Eid-al-Fitr

July 30th, 2014
World Friendship Day

August 5th, 2014
Tisha B'Av

August 9th, 2014
World Indigenous Peoples’ Day

August 11th, 2014
Victory Day

August 12th, 2014
International Youth Day

 



Search:

Antique Photo Album Civil War Era Cdv Tintype Soldiers Edwin Booth Gen Lee 1880s For Sale

Antique Photo Album Civil War Era Cdv Tintype Soldiers Edwin Booth Gen Lee 1880s


offerzilla! Store
Antique PHOTO ALBUM Civil War Era CDV Tintype Soldiers Edwin Booth Gen Lee 1880s Description

Incredible estate find – an antique photo album, filled with period images, including many Civil War soldiers in uniform, and a couple of interesting images, marked General Lee and Edwin Booth (read on)!
Leather bound album measures about 9” x 12”, is 2" thick, and has two ornate metal latches on the side. The binding is gone and the covers and last (empty) page is loose, but the bulk of the pages are attached and contain 137 mounted images, with an additional 4 photographs that have come loose from album. Of the 141 images, I count ten showing men in military uniforms, along with many civilians, women, and children. To my eye, most look to be family photographs, with the following exceptions:
One of the images is marked “Gen. Lee” – it does not look to be an original photo; it is more grainy – could be a manufactured “trading card” of the era?? Another is marked “Edwin Booth”, and could possibly be the brother of John Wilkes Booth – I have included close up photos of both of these images.
Two other mounted images of note is one that looks to be a souvenir photo of the era, printed “General Tom Thumb and Wife, Commodore Nutt and Miss Minnie Warren”; another is a period religious card, showing Jesus and an angel, and another
All photos look to be in good condition for their age; the album pages are good to fair, with some empty slots, and some discoloration and / or tearing here and there. Many of the images have small pencil script beneath them with locations (Cincinatti, Evansville, Memphis, Bloomington), or names (Capt. Tyler, B. E. Oldham, Billy Boy – “Pretty Little Boy”). I have not tried to remove any of the mounted photos, as it would involve tearing apart the pages. I have tried to describe the album to the best of my ability – feel free to ask questions, and I will do my best to answer you!
Overall a wonderful collection of period photographs, offered with .


Payment

PayPal payment must be received within 5 days of end of sale.

Illinois residents to add an additional 9.25% sales tax.


Shipping

High buyer pays for actual shipping cost.  You are always welcome to pick up items at my location in Chicago.

If outside of U.S., do not offer unless you are willing to pay all shipping costs and customs fees incurred - email me for shipping costs before you offer!

NOTE: I NO LONGER SHIP TO ITALY - too many packages have been lost!

Terms of Sale

Unless noted otherwise, our items are vintage and pre-owned and will show normal signs of handling and use. We describe and photograph our items thoroughly, and therefore all sales are final.

ASK QUESTIONS BEFORE YOU offer.  In the event that an item was described improperly, contact us within 3 days of receipt and we will determine whether a refund is merited.  Refunds do not include shipping cost.  If your item is damage or lost due to shipping you will receive a full refund once the claim has been paid.

If there is no "Buy It Now" on the sale, I will NOT end it early!


About Us

Thanks for looking, and happy offerding from ...

 

 





Antique Photo Album Civil War Era Cdv Tintype Soldiers Edwin Booth Gen Lee 1880s

This item has been shown 0 times.

Buy Now

Antique Photo Album Civil War Era Cdv Tintype Soldiers Edwin Booth Gen Lee 1880s:
$937




Joblot Of 2 Photographs - Ware, River Lea 1925 & Ware, High Street 1925 picture
Joblot Of 2 Photographs - Ware, River Lea 1925 & Ware, High Street 1925


Munich In The 1930s Photo Book W/105 Pictures Bavaria Germany Bayern Munchen picture
Munich In The 1930s Photo Book W/105 Pictures Bavaria Germany Bayern Munchen


Antique Cabinet Card Photo Ed Rannells Choate Photographer Cumberland Md picture
Antique Cabinet Card Photo Ed Rannells Choate Photographer Cumberland Md


1900s Victorian/edwardian Bawdy Naughty Vtg Ashtray Rare 2sided  Booty Squeezing picture
1900s Victorian/edwardian Bawdy Naughty Vtg Ashtray Rare 2sided Booty Squeezing


Antique 1860's Leather Photo Album With 27 Pictures & 4 Civil War Tax Stamps picture
Antique 1860's Leather Photo Album With 27 Pictures & 4 Civil War Tax Stamps


Antique Cabinet Card Photo Myrtle Haines Buckleu (or Buckalew) As Small Child  picture
Antique Cabinet Card Photo Myrtle Haines Buckleu (or Buckalew) As Small Child


Antique Cabinet Card Photo Johnnie Rannells As Young Child (billie's Boy) picture
Antique Cabinet Card Photo Johnnie Rannells As Young Child (billie's Boy)


Antique Cabinet Card Photo Bernice Grace / Rhodes Photographer Oh picture
Antique Cabinet Card Photo Bernice Grace / Rhodes Photographer Oh


Real Vintage Photograph Of  2 Ladies In Motor Boats - Miss Roma & Arca - 1929 picture
Real Vintage Photograph Of 2 Ladies In Motor Boats - Miss Roma & Arca - 1929


Real Photograph Of A Speed Launch Boat Dated 1937 -measures Approx. 7
Real Photograph Of A Speed Launch Boat Dated 1937 -measures Approx. 7" X 5"