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Pair of Francisco Vargas (b. Mexico, 1858 - d. New Orleans, 1933, active New Orleans, 1879-1933) Wax Figures, late 19th/early 20th c., both in native waxed fabric costume, wood bases with original "Made by Francisco Vargas / Fred Harvey" souvenir paper label Note: The Fred Harvey Company owned Harvey House, which included lunch rooms, restaurants, souvenir shops, and hotels alongside southwestern railroads from 1876 to 1965. Fred Harvey is credited with creating the first restaurant chain in the United States.

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Francisco Vargas (b. Mexico, 1858) Wax Figures

Estimate $400 - $600Nov 18, 2017
4038 Magazine Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
United States
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