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1900 Indian Native Trackers Guides Scout Photos 1900 Indian Native Trackers Guides Scout Photos

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1900 Indian Native Trackers Guides Scout Photos

$5,500.00

Six figures in total, mounted on horseback, in three distinct pairs. From left: Frontier archetypes (possible military chevron / calvary jacket far left) with rifles; Native American men (Lakota / Sioux dress?) and men at right...
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.
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

$1,500.00

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 Subtly Risque Edwardian Womens Portraits 1910s Subtly Risque Edwardian Womens Portraits

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1910s Subtly Risque Edwardian Womens Portraits

$750.00

Remarkably beautiful and compelling, only one woman's face hints at any possible discomfort. Bare necks, suggestive eyes and lips would still have been highly suspect. It must be considered these were working women, at very...
1920s Shoe Shine Box Folk Art SIGN 1920s Shoe Shine Box Folk Art SIGN

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1920s Shoe Shine Box Folk Art SIGN

$450.00

Outstanding paint and surface, possibly as early as 1900.  Measures 12" L, 7.5 H" x 9.5" W.       
1932 Depression Era Labor Protest Cox’s Army Jobless Party Broadside 1932 Depression Era Labor Protest Cox’s Army Jobless Party Broadside

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1932 Depression Era Labor Protest Cox’s Army Jobless Party Broadside

$750.00

In January of 1932 Father James Renshaw Cox, a Roman Catholic priest with humble Pittsburgh beginnings, led a march of 250,000 unemployed Pennsylvanians to Washington DC.  When President Hoover launched an investigation into exactly how...
19thc African American Women Crayon Photo 19thc African American Women Crayon Photo

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19thc African American Women Crayon Photo

$795.00

Striking image for its bold simplicity as well as the Victorian finery worn by a newly freed class of Americans.  The early photo technique is called a solar enlargement or crayon photo for the hand...
19thc Horse Hoof Articulated Veterinary Medical Model 19thc Horse Hoof Articulated Veterinary Medical Model

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19thc Horse Hoof Articulated Veterinary Medical Model

$695.00

Pinned two different ways and joined with hand made metal discs to allow lifelike movement. Exceptional historic teaching tool and accidental sculpture with a gorgeous, rich surface.  Measures just under 3" at widest point and...
19thc Painted African American Woman Victorian Fashion Photo 19thc Painted African American Woman Victorian Fashion Photo

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19thc Painted African American Woman Victorian Fashion Photo

$795.00

At the intersection of developing photography technology and a folk art hand. Measures 4.5 x 7.75”, paper on board with edge wear and chips.
Remarkable 1930s Lesbian Nudes Sex Worker History Snapshot Photo Remarkable 1930s Lesbian Nudes Sex Worker History Snapshot Photo

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Remarkable 1930s Lesbian Nudes Sex Worker History Snapshot Photo

$1,650.00

Believed European (between World Wars), eyes on the photographer and breasts carefully positioned for the camera.   Likely women hired at a brothel to pose - cheap backdrop, work shoes and dirty feet betray the...
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