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Collectibles, Toys, & Postcards

July 13, 2006

Lot #448
Temp #13891
DepartmentPostcards
Sold For $80.00   (hammer price)
 $92.00   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated July 13, 2006

Description

(TOPICAL) REAL PHOTO: 68 postcards or postcard-size photographs. Includes 1912 "Stafford Verne Duo...Operatic & Popular Singers" (San Francisco), 6 postcard-size series of sailor being taken off ship and being buried in "Last Resting Place of Jutland Heroes" with markers for "HMS Malaya", 1934 auto "The Blue Tiger at the Grass Hut" (photo), railroad photo of people aboard the "Creole Special...Los Angeles to New York". Studio postcards of women with tower and ferris wheel, uniformed nurse, young boy standing on chair, Rockaway Beach family pose, 1915 Watertown postmarked disaster, Harold Lloyd ('04), 1930 Havana "Tropical" beer, and more.

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