Salt Print of Horse-Drawn Wagons Outside St. Johnsbury House, Ca 1850
Salted paper photograph, 7 x 5 in., capturing the St. Johnsbury House, possibly taken in the 1850s by early Vermont photographer, Franklin B. Gage. Crowds of men dressed in suits, many wearing stovepipe hats, are gathered outside the large establishment. Several horse-drawn wagons are also parked on the dirt road. A general store is partially visible at left, with signs hanging out front promoting Rockery, Hardware, Goods & Groceries, as well as Furniture. Framed, 12 x 10 in. overall.
Even toning to photograph, otherwise it is in fine condition.