Revere Auctions
Live Auction

April Day 1: Minnesota Art and History

Wed, Apr 27, 2022 11:00AM EDT
Lot 74

Grp: 10 Miscellaneous Photos and Minnesota Ephemera

Estimate: $80 - $100

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Group of ten photographs and Minnesota ephemera including: seven photographs, depicting groups of explorers, the Minnesota survivors of Gettysburg, and one photograph of the U.S.S. Great Northern; a map of Minnesota; a color print of the St. Paul 1887 Ice Palace; and deck and room plans for two Great Northern Pacific Steamship Company boats, the S.S. Great Northern and S.S. Northern Pacific.

Provenance: Collection of the James J. Hill Reference Library.

Certain individuals are prohibited by law to purchase items in this auction. Descendants of James J. Hill within three generations (Great Grandchildren and closer) are not allowed to purchase items. Additionally, board members of the foundation and their families (spouses, children, spouses of children, grandchildren) are also prohibited from purchasing items.

Sight (includes unframed photos in portfolio): height ranges from 6 in to 18 1/4 in; width ranges from 8 1/4 in to 20 in. Framed (including portfolio itself): height ranges from 13 1/2 in to 25 in; width ranges from 15 in to 18 1/2 in.


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