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ASSORTED CHRISTMAS AND OTHER POST CARDS, UNCOUNTED LOT, more than 500 pieces, comprising four albums, the first three primarily featuring Christmas cards, including one artist-signed Ellen Clapsaddle, and approximately 30 heavy embossed / relief examples, some of which have applied cloth decoration, and some booklet or cut-out examples, and the fourth featuring scenic or souvenir examples, including several real photo / RPPC, with an emphasis on West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Rhode Island, and a few Valley of Virginia examples; publishers include Nash, Tuck, Vollard, E. A. Schwerdtfeger, International Art, and Julius Bien; some undivided backs, some unused. Most first quarter 20th century.
Good condition overall, most with some minor edge and corner wear, some with minor staining or toning; a few in poor condition, with some having postmark or inscription to face, creases, heavier wear and/or minor to moderate losses, including to backs.
Provenance: Property from the private collection of Audrey "Dolly" and the late William "Billy" Journell, Leesburg, VA.

Condition

Good condition overall, most with some minor edge and corner wear, some with minor staining or toning; a few in poor condition, with some having postmark or inscription to face, creases, heavier wear and/or minor to moderate losses, including to backs.

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ASSORTED CHRISTMAS AND OTHER POST CARDS, UNCOUNTED LOT

Estimate $50 - $100Aug 27, 2016