Circa 1895 Photo Album: Bermuda; Belmar, New Jersey; Quebec, Canada
(Americana - Photographic History - Bermuda - Belmar New Jersey - Quebec)

USA & Canada: Not Published, 1895. F Photograph album with over 100 snapshots from a family's visit to these three locations, some of which are identified on the mount pages in a clear penned hand: (circa 20) photos of Bermuda locations and onboard the Renown & Trinidad ships, St. George's, Agar's Island, Little Bay, Tinker's Town, Hamilton dockside, views of ships off Ireland Island, visitors, mostly family portraits and a few of Bishop Wigger & a couple of other religious who were visiting the island; (12) photos of Belmar, New Jersey & surrounding area including Shark River, a view of the main (unpaved) street, candid shots of family, homes; (circa 2) views from Canada, including Montgomery rocks falls, Royal St. Lawrence Yacht Club house. Also with about (12) mounted and 6 loose photographs laid-in, taken during the same time period and usually family images, including football, children at play and a composite image RPPC wishing holiday greetings in 1899 from the crew and mascots of the HMS Proserpine. Images average about 3" x 4 3/4" some smaller, some larger. These are glued-down to gray paper album pages approx. 7" x 10 1/2" size; with old plain brown paper covers; the binding is loose, pages loose or detached and many of the photos have damage - splitting of paper, folds or corner creases & other wear, and many of the Bermuda views are faded. In fair to good condition overall. Good Hardcover (Item ID: 25650)

$150.00

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