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Object Number: 
Wood, paper
12 3/4 x 7 1/2 x 1/4 in.
This hand fan is made of paper and has a wood handle. One side has a photo-lithograph of men and women canoeing on a wooded river. The reverse reads in green "Edes & Company/ Newport, N.H./ Staple and Fancy Dry Goods/ Ladies', Misses' and Children's/ Ready-to-Wear Garments/ If you are a stranger here look for the Store with the White Pillars".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group