Lot 361

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A neat album with approximately 234 photographs surveying the city's elevated subways lines, streetcars, and buildings.

Carefully assembled by the historian and amateur photographer Max Hubacher as a gift for his daughter. The album includes Hubacher's meticulous shots of the city he took as a dedicated hobby throughout the 1950s. Also including a few family photographs and images taken on the road in Maryland and West Virginia. Silver prints, the images measuring 3 1/2x5 1/2 inches (8.9x14 cm.), and the reverse, the sheets slightly larger, mounted recto/verso. Oblong 4to, green leatherette with a gilt-lettered inscriptive title; Hubacher's credit, in pencil, on the inside rear cover. 1950s; printed 1970s

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by Swann Auction Galleries
March 11, 2021 10:30 AM EST

New York, NY, US

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