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    World's Fair Columbian Exposition of 1893: Eight Souvenirs. Includes three identical silk hankies showing the "Landing of Columbus" (two in excellent condition, one faded with bleeding of colors), three different "World's Fair Chicago 1893" embroidered silk hankies, one embroidered linen hankie labeled "Chicago 1893" with steamboat pictured, plus a 22" x 19" silk scarf printed in purple and black featuring symbolic vignettes and the central fairgrounds (scattered, small stains, normal fading and wear).

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 4
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