Unlisted Album of Celebrated American Indian Chiefs
Richmond, Virginia Allen & Ginter Tobacco Company 1888 Thong Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Printed by Linder, Eddy & Clauss, Lith. N.Y. Numbered as Tobacco Card Album A2 in the American Card Catalog. Features beautiful full-color images of all 50 N2 tobacco cards issued by Allen & Ginter (Striker, King of the Crows, True Eagle, Big Razor, Big Bear, Big Chief, Noon Day, Bull Head, Black Hawk, Chief Joseph, Arkikta, Sitting Bull, Grey Eagle, Crow's Breast, Cayatanita, Red Bird, Geronimo. White Shield, Many Horns, Chief Gall, Big Snake, Man and Chief, Wetcunie, War Captain, Young Whirlwind, Agate Arrow Point, Young Black Dog, Spotted Tail. Iron Bull, Always Riding, Big Elk, Clam Fish, Red Cloud, Red Thunder, White Swan, Great Bear, Lean Wolf, Great War Chief, Black Hawk, Red Shirt, Hairy Bear, Mad Bear Keokunk's Son, Keokuk, Black Eye, John Grass, British, Deer Ham, Rushing Bear, and John Yellow Flower.) Complete with the orginal leather binding thong. Some light edgewear. Interior pages are bright and colorful. Several pages have marginal splits at the binding holes, and the leather thong is worn and fragile, probably mended and retied. Exceptionally scarce and often cited as the most desirable of all tobacco card premium albums.