Antique Photos Men of the Revolutionary War Honor Guard- Putnam Phalanx 1884
This lot of 5 photographs were taken by the William Lockwood in1884 of his fellow members of the Putnam Phalanx organization. The Putnam Phalanx of Harford Connecticut.
Originally organized as ceremonial honor guard i. N 1858, it functioned as a social club. And was incorporated on March 9, 1877. The Putnam Phalanx was merged into the Connecticut National Guard in 1931. Each of these photographs has been identified on the back with the names, dates and landmark they were visiting.
Named in honor of Major General Israel Putnam of the Continental Army under George Washington the Putnam Phalanx took on the purpose of keeping alive traditions, beliefs and ideals of their namesake. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Photographic Images\Photographs". The seller is "waywaybackstore" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Unit of Sale: Lot
- Antique: Yes
- Autograph Format: Hard Signed
- Image Orientation: Landscape
- Size: 9 1/2 x 8 1/2 in
- Signed: Yes
- Image Color: Sepia
- Material: Cardboard
- Original/Licensed Reprint: Original
- Framing: Matted
- Subject: Revolutionary War, Putnam Phalanx, Honor Guard, New England, Americana
- Type: Photograph
- Year of Production: 1884
- Photographer: William Lockwood
- Number of Photographs: 5
- Theme: Revolutionary War, American History, Lake George, Shuttle Meadow Connecticut
- Features: 1st Edition, One of a Kind (OOAK)
- Time Period Manufactured: 1850-1899
- Production Technique: Albumen Print
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States