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    Horace Greeley: Almost Certainly the Largest Photographic Campaign Novelty for This Sought After Candidate. At 37 mm in diameter, it is roughly the size of a silver dollar. The cardboard photo is set into a brass frame, with advertising on verso for a Buffalo, New York firm, Miller and Co. which sold "Hats, Caps, Furs, and Buffalo Robes" making it reminiscent of the Civil War era incased postage stamps which also served as advertising tokens. Great condition, with much of the original luster remaining on reverse. A highly important and quite possibly unique Greeley item which we have not previously encountered.


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    October, 2017
    21st Saturday
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