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Item Details

Annual Collector's Auction

July 6, 2007

Lot #498
Temp #19260
DepartmentPostcards
Sold For $150.00   (hammer price)
 $172.50   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated July 6, 2007

Description

(TOPICAL) REAL PHOTO - INDIANS: 11 real photo postcards of Indians together with 2 Whitney's Gallery (St. Paul) carte-de-vistes of "Wa-Kan-O-Zhan" (Medicine Bottle) & "Ma-Za-Oo-Nie" (The Little Bird Hunter). Cards include: Glendale, S. Dakota parade (?) with American flags and Indians on horseback, Ta-Ka-La-Kin-Mi at 104 years of age, '06 card of Indian drawing a bow and wearing a headdress, '08 Lake Tahoe souvenir card with 2 Indian maidens at water's edge, 2 cards of Northwest Indians depicting women in dresses with beadwork bags, Chief Thunder Cloud at Marquettes Cross (Cross Village, Mich.), 1915 card of Push-e-to-ne-qu wearing bear claw necklace, & 3 other unidentified native Americans.

Condition

One photo example faded; one with inscriptions within image and to bottom margin, two with inscriptions to bottom margin, one with bumped upper left corner, one with 3-4 slight chips to edge. Others are in generally good condition.

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.
 

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