Hindman Auctions - Chicago

Thursday, February 18th, 2021

African Americana
Sale #849

Cowan’s Auctions, a Hindman Company, is delighted to present its first dedicated various owner African Americana Auction on February 18. The sale features a diverse selection of books, imprints, manuscripts, newspapers, photographs, posters, and ephemera dating from the 18th century through the mid-20th century, representing themes such as slavery & abolition, militaria, civil rights, politics, art, literature, and more. A number of influential figures including Frederick Douglass, Booker T. Washington, Madam C.J. Walker, Marcus Garvey, Martin Luther King Jr., Huey Newton, Eldridge Cleaver, and Angela Davis are represented in the auction.


Hindman Auctions - Chicago
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Chicago, IL

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