A collection of magic lantern slides
Lot 3101
PHOTOGRAPHY—RUSSIAN CIVIL WAR. Collection of 41 black and white lantern slides depicting scenes from the Russian Civil War, each 3¼ x 4 inches, c.1919,
US$ 3,000 - 5,000
£1,800 - 3,000
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PHOTOGRAPHY—RUSSIAN CIVIL WAR.
Collection of 41 black and white lantern slides depicting scenes from the Russian Civil War, each 3¼ x 4 inches, c.1919, depicting encampments, conditions and military engagements in June 1919 in the Pskov district of Russia, taken by George F. Zimmer, a United States Naval Intelligence officer, a few images printed by Maurice Workstel, New York, c.1919; some with paper labels, in period fitted case.
Provenance: George F. Zimmer, United States Naval Intelligence Officer; acquired from the family of the above by the present owner.
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