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    Custer City, South Dakota, circa 1900. Unusual two-sided cabinet card features a bust pose of an unknown man on verso, and a bird's eye view of the thriving gold-mining town of Custer City on recto. Considered the oldest town in South Dakota and the "mother city" of the Black Hills, Custer City is the site where General George Custer's Black Hills Expedition camped in 1874, and the location of the first discovery of gold in the Black Hills. Image measures 6.25 x 3.75" and is affixed to a slightly larger cardboard mount. In very fine condition.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2008
    16th Monday
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