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    Frank J. Trost Gelatin Silver Print of the 1902 Fire at Spindletop. Print measures 28.5" x 8.75" (sight), and is double matted and framed to an overall size of 37.5" x 17.5". Panoramic view of fires at multiple wells at Spindletop, circa 1902. The horizon is dominated by oil derricks, interspersed with buildings. Onlookers on foot and in horse-drawn carriages populate the scene. Trost signs the image at lower right.
    Condition: Light silvering, otherwise an excellent image.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2017
    24th Friday
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