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African American Girl with School Books and Flag, Real Photo Postcard, ca 1918

Real photo postcard, n.d., ca 1918, featuring a young African American girl wearing a striped dress, dark hat, and tall, lace-up boots. She stands before an American flag backdrop and displays three books in her hand, with one cover titled, "The Hill Readers / Book Two." Compiled by Daniel Harvey Hill (1859-1924), the Hill Readers schoolbook series was published by Ginn & Company in the early twentieth century.

Condition:

Postally unused. Toning and surface soiling, with wear to edges and corners.

Estimate: $200 - $300
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$448
02/20/2020

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