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Item Details

Annual Collector's Auction

July 6, 2007

Lot #429
Temp #02348
DepartmentPostcards
Sold For $225.00   (hammer price)
 $258.75   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated July 6, 2007

Description

(TOPICAL) DISASTERS: 140 early 20th century postcards. Includes Chelsea fire, 1936 New England flood, '09 Sioux City, IA flood, '07 Ripley, OH flood, '07 Old Orchard, ME fire, hurricane of 1938, '04 Meriden, CT fire, real photo train wrecks, '09 cyclone at Shiloh National Cemetery, Rutland, VT flood damage, '15 tornado damage in Cincinnati, Underwood & Underwood of Halifax disaster, Denver flood (1912), '08 Oneonta forest fires, Baltimore fire, '06 Mobile boat wreckage, & more.

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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