Steve and Lorraine German

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Reference Books
Books and Ephemera
Diary of an Early American Boy: Noah Blake 1805 by Eric Sloane, copywrite 1963.

Eric Sloane uses the actual diary of Noah Blake to give us a glimpse of rural life in early 19th C. America. Highlighted by Sloane's illustrations, this book is a must for anyone who loves reading about early American life.

MRA-02711$45
The Cracker Barrel by Eric Sloane, copywrite 1967.

Eric Sloane brings the early American country store to life, through his illustrations and his witty commentary.

MRA-01313$45
We have a large selection of Harper's Weekly engravings, dating from the 1860s and 1870s.  Please call us for available subjects.

Double page: $40
Single page: $33
Partial page: $10 - $22
Circa 1920s fruit crate labels from S. C. Teats in Williamson, NY.  They were found in the wrapping that the printer shipped them in and are in excellent condition, with bright, crisp colors.  They meaure 7 1/2" wide and 3 7/8" high.

$3 each
Early 20th century hand colored postcard by Gartner & Bender of a woman in dungarees and pumps reading a book.  It's signed by Farkas, has a divided back and measures 3 1/2" x 5 1/2".  There is some foxing on the front.

MRA-03117$8
Early 20th century hand colored postcard by Schlesinger Bros. of a woman on the phone.  It has a divided back and measures 3 1/2" x 5 1/2".

MRA-03162$10
Early 20th century hand colored postcard of a Glamour Woman by Gartner & Bender.  It measures 3 1/2" x 5 1/2" and has some glue damage on the back.

MRA-03113$8
Early 20th century hand colored postcard by Gartner & Bender of two women.  It has a divided back and measures 3 1/2" x 5 1/2".

MRA-04442$10
Early 20th century postcard by Schlesinger Bros. of a hand colored Glamour Woman, signed by A. Toniolo with a copywrite date of 1911.  It has a divided back and measures 3 1/2" x 5 1/2".

MRA-04441$10
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