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Civil War Period Carte de Visite of an African-American Man Dressed in Rags. A sharp, clear image of a young African-American man posed seated and dressed in very ragged clothing. A former catalog description accompanying the image describes him as contraband waiting to enlist, but no concrete evidence confirms the supposition. Trivial toning to the mount, otherwise in excellent condition.

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47451: Civil War Period Carte de Visite of an African-A

Estimate $480 - $720Jun 12, 2015
Starting Bid $300