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    Early Transportation: Railroad Label and Print. Most unusual 10.5" x 7.75" label printed in two shades of brown depicting an early locomotive with vignettes in the corners. The verso is gummed, evidence of it being a luggage tag or label. Trimmed, hinged at top to larger sheet, circa 1845. Sold together with a 13" x 10" lithograph titled "Railroad Depot at Philadelphia". Circa 1830-1840, hinged on right side with linen tape to a larger sheet.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2014
    24th Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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