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    Harlem on the Prairie (Associated Features, 1937). Three Sheet (41" X 81"). Created for distribution to the black movie houses that had cropped up in the South due to segregation, this movie was billed as the first "All-Colored Western Musical." Conceived by and starring Herbert Jeffries, known to his fans as "The Bronze Buckaroo," this would be the first of four black Westerns to star the multi-racial singer and actor. This poster has undergone extensive restoration to repair extreme chipping, tearing, fold separation and paper loss throughout. A stamp on the back can also be seen faintly bleeding through to the front of the image. Although it was in rough shape to begin with, the restoration has returned a high degree of eye appeal to this poster. It's also worth noting that, due to the limited distribution of these films, paper from this title is very hard to come by. Very Good on Linen.

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