Lot 281 of 455:
Joaquin Miller, photographs and poem fragment, c.1897  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$180
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Photo archive of Joaquin Miller and the Steamer Queen
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Date:
c.1897
Description:

5 photographic cards, one poem fragment signed by Joaquin Miller.

Photographs include:

  • Joaquin Miller carte de visite. 10.5x6.5 cm. Boston: Warren's, No date.
  • Joaquin Miller and Mrs. J.C. Peltier ashore at Dyea [Alaska]. 12.5x12.5 cm.
  • Steamer Queen in Glacier Bay, 1897. 12.75x17.75 cm.
  • "Our Fellow Shipwrecked". 11x13.5 cm.
  • "...after we were rescued from shipwreck". 11x13.5 cm.

The latter two have scratched out dates and it is unclear whether they pertain to the Alaska trip which included Miller.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Various states of wear; some tears, chips, staining, and fading; overall good or better.
 
Item number:
306702
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