[AFRICAN AMERICANA] -- [ENTERTAINMENT]. IDEN, Raymond J. The Origin of Negro Mistrelsy and the Birth of Emmett's Dixie's Land. Mt. Vernon (OH): The Christian Music Publishing Company, 1938.

8vo in printed heavy paper wraps. (Uneven browning of wraps) Subtitle: A short play ased on the facts of Daniel Decatur Emmett's Music Life and the First Minstrel Show and the composing of his Dixie's Land..

Title page, frontis, 13-page play with four musical pieces, 1 p ads. (Minor darkening of pages near top and spine.)


ROSELAND, Harry (1867-1950). Philadelphia Public Ledger, Supplement to Sunday, Feb. 12, 1905.
Memories. Printed by New York: Quadri-Color Co.

Color lithograph on wove paper. 8.25 x 13 in. (Top edge with slight fray. Lower left corner torn.)

Image of elderly African American couple gazing at portrait of Abraham Lincoln (on his birthday).


Three small color prints by Roseland, each 3.375 x 4.5 in. All three feature a young African American girl. In two she has her doll, in the third, she is eating from a bowl.

Estimate: $200 - $400

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