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Carte-de-visite (CDV) group of six (6) members of the 1st Massachusetts Heavy Artillery, including:

Top row, left: Bust view of Captain George A. Perry of the 1st Massachusetts Heavy Artillery. Identified by an identical view of Perry in the MOLLUS collection. Verso bears a tax revenue stamp and photographer’s imprint “Fisher Bros. 193 Washington Street, Boston.”

Top row, middle: Bust view of Lieutenant Charles Henry Watson of the 1st Massachusetts Heavy Artillery. Identified by an identical view of Watson in the MOLLUS collection. Watson is listed as being wounded June 30th, 1862 at Nelson's Farm, VA. Verso bears a tax revenue stamp and photographer’s imprint “Fisher Bros. 193 Washington Street, Boston.”

Top row, right: Bust view of an unidentified officer presumably belonging to the 1st Massachusetts Heavy Artillery. Verso bears a tax revenue stamp and photographer’s imprint “Fisher Bros. 193 Washington Street, Boston.”

Bottom row, left: View of subject identified as Private Webster A. Cushing of the 1st Massachusetts Heavy Artillery. Verso bears the photographer’s imprint “Fisher Bros. 193 Washington Street, Boston.”

Bottom row, center: Bust view of Lieutenant Rodney Holman of the 1st Massachusetts Heavy Artillery. Identified by an identical view of Holman in the MOLLUS collection. Verso bears a tax revenue stamp and photographer’s imprint “Fisher Bros. 193 Washington Street, Boston.”

Bottom row, right: Bust view of an unidentified officer presumably belonging to the 1st Massachusetts Heavy Artillery. Verso bears the photographer’s imprint “Fisher Bros. 193 Washington Street, Boston.”
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CDV Group of Six 1st MA Heavy Artillery Soldiers

Estimate $300 - $500May 17, 2020
Starting Price $20
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