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1860s African American AME Church Membership Card 1860s African American AME Church Membership Card

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1860s African American AME Church Membership Card

$600.00

Rare survivor.  African Methodist Episcopal Church membership dues slip for the third quarter 1862.  Henry Robert's (member) name in pencil and in a more confident hand, A. Till Minister.  ___ Very good stable condition with...
1900s American Gothic Taxidermy Raccoon Calico Photo 1900s American Gothic Taxidermy Raccoon Calico Photo

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1900s American Gothic Taxidermy Raccoon Calico Photo

$195.00

Hugely endearing and incongruous all at once. Measures 3.75 x 5.5", chip at left is in the original negative.
1900s Folk Art Woolen Mill Factory Photo Collage 1900s Folk Art Woolen Mill Factory Photo Collage

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1900s Folk Art Woolen Mill Factory Photo Collage

$125.00

  Victorian women and the factory bobbin boys posed outside the mill. Framed with wound sisal thread, sprayed in silver radiator paint, and SEWN through the photograph.  Faint / sun exposed photograph with soiling. If...
1900s Integrated African American Caretaker Father Itinerant Photo 1900s Integrated African American Caretaker Father Itinerant Photo

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1900s Integrated African American Caretaker Father Itinerant Photo

$450.00

INCREDIBLE circumstance and details in the itinerant’s backdrops (photographs on the ground behind) and clothing. Identified Beallsville PA. Mount measures 6 x 8”, very nice condition with edge wear.
1900s Integrated Rural Construction Labor Crew Photo 1900s Integrated Rural Construction Labor Crew Photo

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1900s Integrated Rural Construction Labor Crew Photo

$750.00

Workmen almost entirely segregated. Eastern European immigrant anchors the African American line at right - two very young boys included in their representative lines. Owner and boss top left, next man proudly with a pipe...
1900s Men Fishing 70 LB Catfish Swamp Frontier Photo 1900s Men Fishing 70 LB Catfish Swamp Frontier Photo

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1900s Men Fishing 70 LB Catfish Swamp Frontier Photo

$195.00

Evocative, captioned 70 Lb catfish in pencil on reverse.  Sight size measures 4.25 x 6.5" with stain and loss to one man's torso and obvious damage to larger mount. 
1900s River Baptism Social History Photo 1900s River Baptism Social History Photo

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1900s River Baptism Social History Photo

$450.00

Top notch example of an already hard to find subject.    Intimate singular baptism with only father and grandfather present behind a dramatically posed preacher.    Nice condition image with light foxing. Board shows stains...
1900s Unused Photographer Supply Photo Postcard RPPC Mask Set 1900s Unused Photographer Supply Photo Postcard RPPC Mask Set

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1900s Unused Photographer Supply Photo Postcard RPPC Mask Set

$295.00

Outstanding to have survived.  Millard & Manning Photo Matts including original envelope, (10) matts and 4 pg instructions.  Scarce and early portrait photography reference. Very nice condition. 
1910s Blind WWI Veterans St. Dunstan UK Men Labor Reform Photo 1910s Blind WWI Veterans St. Dunstan UK Men Labor Reform Photo

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1910s Blind WWI Veterans St. Dunstan UK Men Labor Reform Photo

$295.00

Marvelous capture. St. Dunstan’s Hostel began serving just over a dozen men in their re-education of a trade after loss of sight. By the end of World War I and amended for Blinded Soldiers and Sailors it aided over...
1910s Botswanan Men British Colonial Southern Africa Cabinet Photo 1910s Botswanan Men British Colonial Southern Africa Cabinet Photo

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1910s Botswanan Men British Colonial Southern Africa Cabinet Photo

$295.00

Scarce and early reference, likely Botswana (attribution made with sitter identifications) in Victorian / Edwardian dress under Englands protectorate around 1900.  Measures 4.25 x 6.5", sunlight exposure, light foxing, edge chips (flakes to gloss) and...
1910s Child Soldier Decapitation Moro Philippine Insurrection RPPC Photo 1910s Child Soldier Decapitation Moro Philippine Insurrection RPPC Photo

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1910s Child Soldier Decapitation Moro Philippine Insurrection RPPC Photo

$2,500.00

Gruesome certainly, but important historic evidence.   Barefoot boy with war trophy. Clothing suggests Juramentado flanked by more traditional uniformed Filipino soldiers.   Measures 3.5 x 5.5”, very good condition with edge chips and gloss...
1910s Children Twins Anonymous Master Portrait Photo RPPC 1910s Children Twins Anonymous Master Portrait Photo RPPC

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1910s Children Twins Anonymous Master Portrait Photo RPPC

$295.00

INCREDIBLE light. Subjects sharp with gelatin haze left edge and fleck of color loss top right. Uncirculated postcard measures 3.5 x 5.5”, very nice condition.      
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