Feb 21, 2019 - Sale 2499

Sale 2499 - Lot 22

Price Realized: $ 6,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 6,000 - $ 9,000
ROBERT BENECKE (1835-1903)
A suite of 14 photographs pertaining to the Missouri, Kansas & Texas Railway. A handsome set of photographs commissioned by the railroad, including images of bridges, depots, locomotives, and roundhouses, many including figures. Albumen prints, the images each measuring 10 3/4x15 inches (27.3x38.1 cm.), the mounts 16x20 inches (40.6x50.8 cm.), each with Benecke's letterpress credit, his St. Louis address, the caption, and railway name, on mount recto. 1873

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Fort Scott. Kansas Roundhouse at Fort Scott. Kansas From Fort Scott looking West. Kansas Depot at Parsons. Kansas Roundhouse at Parsons. Kansas Bridge & Watertank at Atoka. Ind. Terr. Bridge across North-Boggy. Ind. Terr. Bridge across Rock-Creek. Ind. Terr. Bridge across North-Fork. Ind. Terr. Bridge across South-Canadian. Ind. Terr. Bridge across Verdigris-River. Ind. Terr. Bridge across Arkansas-River. Ind. Terr. Bridge across Red-River. Ind. Terr. Depot at Denison. Texas.