Cabinet Card. 6 1/2" x 4 1/4" . View of actor Lew Benedict cener, surrounded by varipus blackface characters he portrayed. Below images, faint but legible is "Lew Benedict" Doubledays' Saratoga Springs, NY photographers imprint.  Lew Benedict is best known for the Minstrel company of Duprez & Benedict's Minstrels , led by Charles H. Duprez and Lew Benedict. They enjoyed their greatest popularity in the late 1860s and 1870s. Benedict left the group in 1876. . Minor crease b/r corner. Small circular loss of emulsion surface t/ r corner, o/w. VG - Fine condition

LEW BENEDICT- BLACK FACE ACTOR - CABINET CARD

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$300.00Price

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