Offering powerful material from the formation of the Montgomery Improvement Association, Frederick Douglass, and a previously unrecorded photograph of Harriet Tubman.
Featuring works by assemblage artists working in LA in the 1970s, highlights include a large double body print by David Hammons. Also available are Abstract Expressionist works and Alma Thomas watercolors.
Important twentieth-century photographs span Edward S. Curtis to Robert Frank, alongside a premier selection of photobooks and vernacular images.
Highlights in our spring Americana sale include a 1538 letter by the conquistador Hernán Cortés, and a complete run of the Cherokee Messenger, Oklahoma's first periodical.
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