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Lot #251
Robert Wadlow

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The tallest documented human being of modern times, Wadlow (1918–1940), who reached a height of 8´11″, made his living as a touring novelty attraction and shoe company spokesman before dying at the age of only 22. Accompanied by a note of provenance from the original owner. Vintage sepia glossy 3.5 x 5.5 postcard photo, signed on the reverse in pencil. A few dings and impressions to image, and subtle soiling to signed side, otherwise fine condition. R&R COA.

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  • Dates: #331 - Ended March 12, 2008