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SKU: US20665 Categories: , Product ID: 1800

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BOOKS – PERSONAL LOT: SMALL GROUPING OF 3 BOOKS AND PHOTO FROM SPAN AM PERIOD: FIRST IS A SMALL FRAMED PHOTO OF THE MAN IN OVERCOAT AND HAT,OBITUARY ON THE BACK (JOHN J. PEDERGAST); BOOK “GREATER AMERICA” WHICH ARE PHOTOS OF THE SPAN-AM WAR (LOTS OF PHOTOS OF TROOPS AND THE ISLANDS); “A WONDERFUL REPRODUCTIONS OF LIVING SCENES IN NATURAL COLOR PHOTOGRAPHS OF AMERICA’S NEW POSSESSIONS”, WHICH IS A 130+ PAGE 1901 COLOR PHOTO BOOK OF THE TERRITORIES GAINED IN THE SPAN-AM WAR. IT IS ID’D “HARRY B GRIFFITH, C0 K, 18TH U.S.A., ORMOC, P.I./ REC’D MAY 1904”. COLOR PHOTOS WERE RARE THEN SO THIS WAS QUITE A BOOK AT THAT TIME. GRIFFITH IS LISTED IN MY PA. BOOK AS “MUS., CO.H,; RES. PHILADELPHIA, PA.; ENRD JUNE 18,1898; TRANFD. TO REGTL. BAND JUNE 28; M,O. WITH REGT OCT 28,1898”. PENDERGAST WAS NOT FROM PA.. ALL GOOD – LOT.