[Collection of Fifteen Original Albumen Stereoview Photographs of Florida from the America Illustrated Tropical Series].
ca. 1875. Fifteen albumen stereoview photographs each ca. 10x14.5cm (4 x 4.5 in) All mounted on original thick card, all captioned in negative. Overall a very good collection of strong, sharp and interesting images.
The rare views include: Jacksonville: St. James Hotel (x2), Windsor Hotel, Palmettos near Jacksonville (x2); St. Augustine: City & Sea Wall, Entrance to Ft. Marion, Date Palms; Alexander Mitchel's Estate; Steamboat Landing Arlington; Harriett Beecher Stowe's Winter Residence, Mandarin; Rogers Landing, Ocklawaha River; Ancient Spanish Governor's Residence; Claredon Hotel at Green Cove Springs; Love in a Cottage.
From the estate of Alfred I. duPont (1864-1935), "American industrialist, financier, philanthropist and a member of the influential Du Pont family"(Wikipedia).
Price: $525.00 USD