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    Two Fascinating Photos: A Cabinet Card Depicting a Grown Woman Holding Hands with Princess Wee Wee, a Black Woman Featured in Side Shows and Circuses, and a CDV of a Black Boy with a Boa Constrictor The "Princess" was 21 years old, stood 18" in height and weighed 9 pounds. The photographer includes his imprint at bottom, "Wendt, Boonton, N. J." Together with a carte-de-visite of a young black boy suffering from localized depigmentation and standing next to a huge boa constrictor; titled at bottom, "Spotted Boy, and his Companion," also a sideshow feature. Two extraordinary items.

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    June, 2005
    22nd-23rd Wednesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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