History, Travel & Americana
GRANT, ULYSSES S. 1822-1885.
1. Albumen print cabinet card, the final photo taken of Grant four days before his death, showing Grant seated on his porch, by J.G. Gilman, with Mt. McGregor and Canajoharie, N.Y. imprint on verso, copyright "July 22, 1885" caption in photo and on verso, printed caption in lower mount and "compliments of the Albany Journal" inkstamp in right mount, slight yellowing, creasing.
2. Albumen print cabinet card, three-quarters length seated portrait in civilian clothes, by George H. Leck, with Lawrence, Mass, Essex Street imprint on verso.
3. Albumen print stereoview, "Lieut. Gen. Grant at his Head Quarters, VA," by Mathew Brady and with the photographer appearing at left in photo with back turned, with Brady & Co. credit and publisher's imprint of E. & H.T. Anthony to verso, clipped caption laid at bottom, small spot from old sticker at bottom, slight fading.