Feb 14, 2017 - Sale 2436

Sale 2436 - Lot 284

Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000
JOHN FRANK KEITH (1883-1947)
Collection of approximately 180 photographs depicting folks in Philadelphia and South Kensington, Pennsylvania.
With scenes of kids posing in front of brick or clapboard residences (including First Communion portraits), families enjoying a beautiful summer's day in the park, adults gathering before storefronts and attending local meetings, and interiors of churches and/or school buildings. Real photo postcards, the images measuring 4 3/4x3 1/2 inches (12.1x8.9 cm.), and the reverse, the sheets approximately 5 1/2x3 1/2 inches (14x8.9 cm.), several with notations, in pencil, on recto and/or Keith's hand stamp on verso; each with printed information on verso. 1920-40s