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    Sale 2404 | Lot 8
    Price Realized: $1,430With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2404 Lot 8

      (AMERICAN INDIANS--PHOTOGRAPHS.) Baker & Johnston; photographers. Group of 6 cabinet cards of Arapaho subjects. Albumen prints, each 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches, on original orange mounts, with photographers' printed inventory list on verso; minor wear. Evanston, WY, 1880s

      Estimate $1,500 - 2,500

      Includes: #38. Black Coal, Coolidge and Painting Horse; a manuscript caption on the mount recto notes that Black Coal is "head chief of Arapahoes" * #39. Sharp Nose; a manuscript note on verso reads "One of the worst old cut-throats in the whole tribe. Some officer gave him an old coat, which he proudly wears." * #52. Buffalo Wallow * #53. Sharp Nose's Boys * #54. Bill Friday; a manuscript note on verso identifies his as a government scout * #57. Mollie (captioned in manuscript on verso).


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,430