Lot 130 of 305:
264 original silverprints of Oregon places 1915  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$840
Estimate:
$700 - $1,000

Title:
Photograph album with two-hundred and sixty-four original photographs taken in Oregon

Author:
Davidson, Roy J.

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Date:
1914-1916

Description:
264 original silver prints, mounted to paper leaves, bound with string between stiff wrappers. Stunning collection of original photographs taken by Ohio native Roy J. Davidson. Each photograph is neatly captioned on the paper leaf in hand-written white lettering. While there Davidson and friends visited many scenic locations, photographed within, such as Latourelle Falls, Table Mountain, Larch Mountain, Mazama campground, Washington Park, Columbia River Highway, and many others. Plus photographs of bridges, plants, cityscapes, portraits of friends, and the Rose Festival, 1915. Also an interesting group shot of the P.P. & L. Co. Engineering Department's 1914 Christmas Party. There's also a self portrait of the photographer at the Y.M.C.A. One of 6 photograph albums produced by the amateur photographer Roy J. Davidson to be offered in today's auction. At least one photograph by Davidson was published in The Photographic Times, in Vol. XLII, No. 4, 1910.

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Condition:
Most photographs are near fine.


 
Item number:
215531
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