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Class of '87 University of Pacific, San Jose, Cal. Jan 20, 1887 Boudoir Card

J.B. Johnson: San Jose, California, 1887. Boudoir card presenting a formal group portrait of sixteen well-dressed young men and women, captured in an outdoor setting. Verso inscription identifies subjects as members of the "Class of '87 / University of Pacific / San Jose / Cal. / Jan. 20, 1887." Chinese student Tong Sing is visible standing, fourth from left. Founded by Methodist ministers in 1851, the University of the Pacific was California's first chartered institution of higher learning. 

Condition:

Light toning and wear to edges/corners. Handstamp and contemporary notations present on verso at upper right.

Estimate: $200 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$344
02/20/2020

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