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CJ PETERS HOBO on TRAIN TRACKS Printers Block
C1409

Size: 8.5 x 12.5 pica (2 ?? x 2 1/8?)

Description: Very nice graphic of a hobo walking across railroad train tracks. Carrying his bindle stick over his shoulder. Electrotype copper face mounted on hardwood printing block.

Foundry Marking: Stamped on one end from C. J. Peters & Son, 145 High St., Boston, Mass. C. J. Peters & Son were manufacturing electrotypes in 1886 through the early 20th century.


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