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Mr. Olney – Engineer on the EIR

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Mr. Olney – Engineer on the EIR


Price: $750.00 USD


Description: Mr. Olney – Engineer on the EIR. From an important group of albumenized salted paper prints of the East India Railway Company engineers and workers. Taken shortly after the Indian Mutiny of 1857. The East India Line opened to rail traffic in August 1854 when the first train steamed out of Howrah Station (Calcutta) destined for Hoogly 24 miles distant. Tonality: good.

Reference#: 2pe23

Condition: Very Good contrat and tonality

Year: c1860

Country: India

Maker: Unknown

Height: 7.25 in. (18.41 cm)

Width: 5 in. (12.70 cm)

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Materials: Albumenized salt print photograph in archival mat