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    Annie Oakley as The Western Girl, a Rare Cabinet Photo Signed and Inscribed on Verso. One of a series of exceptional photographs taken in 1902 or 1903 in New York, this picture of a lovely and relaxed Annie Oakley has never been published and is previously unknown. The gold-plated and engraved presentation M1894 Winchester in her hand is part of the collections of the Buffalo Bill Historical Center. The famous star affixed to her hat has never been found. The back of this photograph is signed and identified by Annie: "Annie Oakley as Nance Barry in The Western Girl." Excellent condition, but for minor glue marks from old album mounting on verso, not affecting writing. 5.25" x 7.375". This lot will be accompanied by a family letter of provenance.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2012
    10th Sunday
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