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    Lot of Three James Gang Items: Photo of Painting, Magazine & RPPC, 1880-1910. During his years as a bandit, Frank was involved in at least four shootouts between 1868 and 1876, resulting in the deaths of four bank employees or citizens. The most famous incident was the disastrous Northfield, Minnesota raid on September 7, 1876 that ended with the death or capture of most of the gang.

    This lot consists of a large size image of Frank James, a photograph of a painting. No identified photographer or location. 6.5" x 9.5". Also in the lot is a real photo postcard "Coffee tree near grave of Jessie James" (Kruxo back stamp). The third item is a Wide Awake library five cent, 15 page novel. 8.25" x 11.5".

    Good, has heavy foxing on mount of photo, also foxing on photograph.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2008
    13th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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