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2019-03-11
United States Postal History including The Angel Collection
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Sale Number 1196, Lot Number 890, 1870-88 Bank Note IssuesMinstrels-Related Covers, Minstrels-Related CoversMinstrels-Related Covers. Six items, including No. 65 with cutout silhouette affixed to address panel; 3c Bank Note on overall illustrated cover for Original Georgia Minstrels with portrait of Charles Hicks, the African American manager and performer; No. 279B on cover with racist collage elements, one hand-drawn and used in Great Britain, few faults but overall Very Fine, a fascinating historical group that has special relevance to today's headlines about minstrel performances and politicians in blackface

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