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    Harlem on the Prairie (Associated Features, 1937). One Sheet (27.5" X 41").
    Herb Jeffries stars in what is perhaps his finest Western, and one that would successfully attempt to break down the racial barriers of early Hollywood. The 6'2" actor and singer co-stars here with comedian Mantan Moreland. Jeffries knew African-American youths needed a hero, and this film would be the first of four from the talented auteur featuring all-black casts. This gorgeous poster is in extremely nice shape, and it should be noted that this is only the second time we have auctioned a first-run original poster for this classic. Prior to professional restoration, the poster showed a small amount of missing paper at the upper left and in the left border, a tear in the bottom right corner, fold wear, and pinholes in the corners. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    November, 2014
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