Forgeries collection, ca. 1850-ca. 1950.

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Cosey, Joseph, b. 1887. Forgeries collection, ca. 1850-ca. 1950.

Forgeries collection, ca. 1850-ca. 1950.

Collection consists of various documents which have been demonstrated to be forgeries.

2.5 linear feet (4 boxes)

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Cosey, Joseph, 1887-

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