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Sweet Caporal Lady Actress Cards Including Topless Portrait
Special Collections: American History, Nov. 11th, 2010
Lot of 9, 1.5" x 2.5", with Absolutely Pure / The Old Reliable Sweet Caporal Cigarette / Has Stood the Test of Time. / More Sold Than All Other Brands Combined printed on verso. Includes a rare topless portrait, of a Mrs. Fitzherbert.

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Toning as expected, edge wear, else very good.
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GAR, 25th Annual Encampment, Department of Ohio, 1891 Flask
Lot # 32 - GAR, 25th Annual Encampment, Department of Ohio, 1891 Flask
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Lot # 10 - Civil War Pension Papers of Capt. Thomas Holland, PA 14th Regt., Co. H
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Spanish-American and Boer War Stereoviews
Lot # 62 - Spanish-American and Boer War Stereoviews
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Two Fine Western U.S. Photographs of Early Agriculture,
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CDV of A Sioux by <i>W.R. Cross</i>
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Pennsylvania G.A.R. Composite Photograph
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Lot of 75, from the film starring Richard Widmark and Joane Dru, including scene stills and publicity portraits; 7.5" x 9.25". > Item Details
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Lot # 182 - The Virginian by Owen Wister
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