Mar 31, 2016 - Sale 2408

Sale 2408 - Lot 457

Price Realized: $ 438
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 300 - $ 400
(RESORTS) Map of Idlewild Resort in Michigan, with 8 Real Photo postcards and four 3 x 5 photographs of the famous African American resort. Map, 12 x 9-1/2 inches; creases where folded; paper toned. condition varies, should be seen. Michigan, 1940

Additional Details

scarce group photos of the noted african american resort. Founded in 1912, the resort was a haven for African American families searching for a vacation site that would not subject them to the "Jim Crow" segregation encountered in the North as well as South.