Postcards Animals American Museum of Natural History (Akeley African Hall 12 cards)

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Book Condition: Fine condition


Here we have a dozen postcards photographed in black and white showing wild animals which were preserved in Akeley African Hall of the American Museum of Natural History.The Akeley was named for Carl Akeley, naturalist, photographer, sculptor, and taxidermist. It was he who envisioned the hall in 1909 and collected many of the specimens for it. There are extensive descriptions on the back of each card. Subjects include an East African Plains Group, Gerenuk, White-Mantled Colobus, Giraffe and Grant Gazelle,Chimpanzee, Greater Koodoo, Mountain Gorilla, Klipspringer, African Elephant, African Lion, Grevy Zebra, and Bongo. All cards are clean and unused with sharp corners. Each will arrive in its own brand new plastic sleeve.

Title: Postcards Animals American Museum of Natural History (Akeley African Hall 12 cards)

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Categories: Postcards - Sets, Animals and Insects, Natural History, Africa,

Publisher: New York City, American Museum of Natural History: Pre-1943 (no 2-digit postal code)

Book Condition: Fine condition

Seller ID: 2587

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