[CARTES DE VISITE - OCCUPATIONAL]. Pair of CDVs featuring African American subjects, comprising:

CDV of civilian orchestra featuring young men posed with instruments, including African American man standing in the back row. Newburgh, NY: W.W. Whiddit, n.d. 2-cent revenue stamp on verso (toning, discoloration in margins of print). -- CDV, "Bates Perry Baxter Hawkes Chadwick Tailor 3 Carpenters" (period inscription verso), studio portrait of group of 9 men, including African American subject wearing an apron. N.p., n.d. (toning, corner wear including partial separation at top right corner). Together, 2 cartes de visite, each 3 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. on cardstock mounts.

Estimate: $300 - $500
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