Original Stereoview of Rev Henry Ward Beecher Abolitionist Preacher / Anthony For Sale
Original Stereoview of Rev Henry Ward Beecher Abolitionist Preacher / Anthony:
Original Stereoview of Rev Henry Ward Beecher Abolitionist Preacher / Anthony
Up for sale is a great stereoview photograph of Rev. Henry Ward Beecher ( 1813 - 1887 ) found. Backmark of the mount is labeled ANTHONY’S STEREOSCOPIC VIEWS No. 1762 , REV. HENRY WARD BEECHER . PUBLISHED BY E. & H. T . ANTHONY & CO . , American and Foreign Stereooscopic Emporium, 501 Broardway , New York . Written in pencil at the top right side of mount is the name H. Eaton .This stereoview was part the Portriat Gallery series produced by the Anthony Co.The condition of the stereoview is very good .The image of Beecher is sharp,has rich tones and contrast .It’s a superb pristine image . There is minimal corner edge wear .
Rev. Henry Ward Beecher was an ardent abolitionist prior and during the Civil War. His passionate sermons inspired his generation including Lincoln which emphasized God’s love above all else.Besides a preacher,he was social reformer for women’s suffrage, temperance, and ever championed Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution.
This stereoview of Rev. Henry Ward Beecher, a man who was considered famous and influential in American Victorian 18th century would make a great addition to a collector.
Seller’s Note: Please carefully examine the photos of the stereoview to determine its condition.