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Trade card: Henry M. Stanley

Trade card: Henry M. Stanley,  Image number:SIL28-316-01
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Cigarette card: The World’s Greatest Explorers: Henry M. Stanley

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Collecting trade cards became immensely popular in the late 1800s. This one is from the series "The World's Greatest Explorers" which accompanied packs of Hassan cork tip cigarettes.
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