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Joe Ballard, Salisbury NC, Chairman, Rowan County Republican Executive Committee, Postcard

By: Buerbaum, Thomas

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Salisbury, Thomas Buerbaum: 1908

Seller ID: 16429


This photographic postcard from 1908 has only very light corner wear and aging. It is about near fine -- no tears, creasing or soiling. The card was published by Thomas Buerbaum of Salisbury, NC and was printed in Germany. It is part of the PCK Series. Written by han on the back is, "As there were no white Republicans in this section had to have a negro for chairman." From research I have done, Joe Ballard seems to have been a well-liked town character in Salisbury. He led parades, was a Mason, hung out around town and was for six years Chairman of the Republican Party. This card seems to be f... View more info