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1890s-1900s Yale University Large Cloth Banner and Ornate Photo Album (2 Items)

Lot Number 742

Quantity: Bid Starts: 06/01/2015 12:00:00 
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Description

It's impossible to know for sure where this 2-foot x 4-foot cloth banner flag (EX) may have hung on Yale's campus, but the football stadium is as good a guess as any. Sewn-on felt lettering reads, "YALE / 1903." It is accompanied by a substantial 14x10x3 leather-bound, metal-clasp tome (VG-EX exterior, EX-MT interior) with gilt-embossed cover, "YALE / S.S.S. / '92 / Ralph M. Sprague." The beautiful Pach Bros. studio photography inside features 43 individual portraits and 2 class portraits. There is also a separate 3-1/2 x 5" studio photo of an unidentified figure by photographer J.T. Wiley.



 
 
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