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    QUANAH PARKER AND WIVES - BOUDOIR CARD - ca. 1890. Comanche Chief Quanah Parker stands proudly by his wives, To-pay and Cho-ny, while wearing transitional dress including hide leggings and moccasins. This card has the studio imprint of "Irwin - Chickasha, Ind. Ter". Irwin had this studio, but was also a traveling photographer in Indian Territory, working at Ft. Sill and recording many outdoor views. The card measures 5.25"x 6.25" as the top portion has been cut off, the image has not been affected other than some cracks that run down about .5". The tone is light, however the image has significant contrast and sharpness.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    10th Saturday
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