Lot 19
  • 19

Anonymous American Photographer

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10,000 - 15,000 USD
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Description

  • Anonymous American Photographer
  • STREET SCENE WITH E. A. SQUIRE DRY GOODS STORE AND WAGON, WINSTED, CONNECTICUT
  • daguerreotype
half-plate daguerreotype, cased, 1850s

Catalogue Note

The lettering on the side of the wagon in this daguerreotype advertises Hubbard and Douglas, Mad River Mills, Winsted, as purveyors of coffee and spices.  The newspaper office of the Winsted Herald is located on the second floor of the wood frame building that also houses E. A. Squire's New Dry Goods Store. 
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