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Military & Naval Photographs

Large matted photo of the Bridge at Calumpit, in 1899, with US Troops on the bridge. This was the site of the Battle of Calumpit in which US Troops under General Arthur McArthur, Jr. defeated Spanish and Filipino Troops under Spanish General Antonio Luna. The photo is 6 3/8 by 4 7/8 inches on a grey matte 9 ¾ by 7 ½ inches, in excellent condition. 

Two photos of French Marshall Foch, one with him shaking hands with US General “Blackjack” Pershing.

Two photos of a US Navy ship encountering heavy seas, possibly a Monitor in the 1900 period. The photos are sepia toned, excellent, 9 ¾ by 6 ½ inches.

32 photos of soldiers, including portraits, of various Allied nationalities, including a US Pilot standing in front of an F-86 Saber jet.

2 Photos of German U-boats in dry dock at Lorient, official German photos from 1944, with original German press forms on their reverses.

German press photo of Batterie Todt in 1942 with German sentry outside. 

28 photos of mostly US soldiers and sailors of real interest, including US G.I.s and Russian troops meeting in Germany in WWII, General MacArthur in limousine at end of WWII, French soldiers with Chauchat machine gun, 5 photos of pre-WWII US Army Air Corps airplanes, one crashed, and more.

5 larger photos of US Troops.

A huge group photo of a large number of French officers along with Colonel John Hale Stuteman, US Army in 1933, in excellent condition, all in uniform.  The last photo is extremely large: 19 ½ by 16 inches. Processing and shipping within the continental U.S. $40.00 plus 1.5% replacement cost insurance. 

 

Condition:

Varying, with conditions discussed in descriptions. Witherell's strives to provide as much information and photographs as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Condition statements are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Witherell's. All lots are sold "AS IS" under terms and conditions. Please be advised we do not provide porters nor packing materials for pick ups. We do not accept credit cards. 

 

 

 

Estimate: $100 - $250
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$182
08/05/2021

 

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Witherell's strives to provide as much information and photographs as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Condition statements are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Witherell's. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms and Conditions. This auction has a buyer's premium of 21%.  Methods of payment are cash, check, money orders, or wire transfer for foreign payments. Please note we do not accept credit cards.