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    Knaffl & Bro. Photographs From Life.
    High Class... Photography.

    Unpaginated, but containing 21 photographs; 8" x 5.5"
    Knoxville, Tenn.: Gaut-Ogden Co. Printers; circa 1901

    A catalog containing 21 photographs available for sale produced by Knaffl & Bro. All images depict black models posed in absurd and demeaning fashion with captions in dialect. The catalog advertised the images for sale in a variety of sizes and formats. The series was an apparent success as the studio remained in business until at least 1938 and received many awards from the National Photographic Association of America.

    Condition: Deep creases at interior margins of all pages not affecting images. Age-toning throughout otherwise fine.


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    January, 2019
    15th Tuesday
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