Jun 21, 2016 - Sale 2420

Sale 2420 - Lot 210

Price Realized: $ 2,860
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
(MORMONS.) Group of photographs of 19th-century Mormons and Utah. 24 photographs, various sizes, conditions, and formats. Vp, circa 1868-1910

Additional Details

The highlight of this group is likely a Salt Lake City street scene by Andrew J. Russell; another example is captioned "Zion's Cooperative Mercantile Institution, in which Brigham Young has an interest." 8 1/2 x 11 1/4 inches, laid down on a modern plain mount without caption or credit, (illustrated), minor foxing and soiling, circa 1868. Other items include "Brigham Young's Cotton and Woolen Factories," 8 1/2 x 11 1/4 inches, ink-stained and detached from printed mount View by Charles Roscoe Savage titled "Salt Lake City from Prospect Hill," 5 x 8 inches (plus an unmounted duplicate) Two views by S & J Photographers, "Salt Lake City from Prospect Hill" and "East Front Pavilion at Saltaire, Utah," each 5 x 8 inches Uncredited residential street view of Salt Lake City, 3 x 8 inches C.W. Carter, "Eagle Gate in Salt Lake City," 4 x 6 1/2 inches 4 stereoviews by Carter, Smith, Savage and uncredited Album of 9 uncaptioned views, about 2 1/2 x 3 3/4 inches F.H. Leib, composite cabinet card titled "Wives of Brigham Young and Himself" Pair of formal portraits of Mary Julia Johnson Richards (1841-1928), daughter of pioneer Joseph Ellis Johnson and daughter-in-law of early leader Willard Richards.