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    Southwest Native American Policemen and Families Large Format Imperial Card, ca. 1885. This stunning image features period script ink identifications for nearly all of the men and women pictured. Several of the men wear shield police badges, and several also have suspension medals pinned on. There is a very tall white man standing in the rear, and the children are shown in the front. This imposing image measures 13.5"x 10" overall, the corners are clipped in various degrees, and there is significant foxing; the tone is very light although much detail remains. There is a photographer's credit in the negative toward the bottom right that could be deciphered reading, "H. B. Pol- -". One of the men is identified as, "Arizona Charlie". An image worthy of further limited research, which could determine the exact location.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2008
    13th Friday
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