[AFRICAN AMERICANA] -- [EARLY PHOTOGRAPHY]. Photograph of African American girl with alligator. N.p., [ca early 20th century].

2 7/8 x 4 in. silver gelatin photograph on 3 1/2 x 5 in. cardstock mount (minor toning, contrast a bit light; light corner/edge wear to mount, minor area of loss on verso). Studio portrait of a young African American girl wearing a mortarboard cap and white graduation dress, while holding the hand of a taxidermied alligator that stands by her side. A curious photograph.

Estimate: $100 - $150
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