Your Passion Is Our Promise Authentic Autographs, Fine Art & Antiquities. Civil War - Emancipated Slave Children.(JG Autographs watermark does not appear on the actual item, only our online scan). Emancipated slave children of New Orleans, original, nineteenth century carte-de-visite (CDV) photograph produced by Charles Paxton of New York, 1864. The children portrayed in this photo were "Charley, Rebecca and Rosa, " posed with an older freed slave named Wilson Chinn. Chinn is seated in a chair holding book with Charles Taylor standing to his right and Rebecca Huger and Rosa Downs, seated, reading books; additional title beneath photograph: Learning Is Wealth. " Notice on the reverse reads: "The nett proceeds from the sale of these Photographs will be devoted exclusively to the education of colored people in the Department of the Gulf, now under the command of Maj. The photo is notable as it shows the issue of slavery was not merely an issue of color. If a child's mother was a slave, then he or she was as well, as is the case in the photo. The photograph measures approximately 2.5 x 4 inches in size and is in very good condition with only slight, expected signs of aging including minor creasing. More About Us And Our Commitment To You. Has been a leader in the autograph field since the mid 1990s. From the beginning, the idea was simple: sell top-quality, 100% authentic autographs and fine collectibles. Today, nearly twenty years after the founding of JG Autographs, we continue our commitment to provide you with the finest authentic Autographs, Art & Antiquities. Is a leader in providing authentic autographed items and memorabilia to private collectors, dealers and galleries all over the world. Our impeccable reputation stands behind our products and company. Every autograph comes with our lifetime Letter of Authenticity (LOA / COA) stating our guarantee that, for the lifetime of the item, we stand behind the authenticity of the item. Our Letter of Authenticity takes that guarantee one step further by containing an image(s) of the exact item which the letter is accompanies. Each LOA is hand signed by our President. Collectively, these measures prevent the misuse of our LOAs and protect the integrity of our authentic autographs we sell. Accompanied by our LOA will maintain the respect they deserve in regard to any and all future concerns on authenticity.
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The item "Civil War Emancipated Slave Children, New Orleans Original CDV Photo, 1864" is in sale since Friday, May 3, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Photographic Images\Vintage & Antique (Pre-1940)\CDVs". The seller is "jgautographs" and is located in Boston, MA, United States.
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