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California Stereoviews Featuring African American Subjects, circa 1870s

Lot of 2 stereoviews featuring African Americans in California, comprising: 

Palace Hotel, S.F. Interior View. C.E. Watkins, San Francisco, n.d., circa 1877. From the series Pacific Coast Views on an orange mount, the image features eight African American staff standing in a large atrium in the landmark hotel. 

84 - The Grizzled Giant 30 ft. in diameter. Mariposa Grove. E. & H.T. Anthony & Co.: New York, n.d., circa 1870s. From the series Mammoth Trees, California on a yellow mount, depicts several men, at least one African American, dwarfed by the size of the Giant Sequoia in Yosemite. 

Condition:

Very good.

Estimate: $450 - $700
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,250
12/03/2020

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