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Portrait photograph of Chester Himes.

[New York: March 8 1946].

1 vols. 7-1/2 x 9-3/4 inches. Fine. Photographer’s blind stamp lower right, ink stamp and docket on verso. Item #314638

Novelist Chester Himes (1909-1984) had recently moved back east to New York City from California. He worked in a variety of menial jobs and worked on The Third Generation (1954) “the most explicitly autobiographical of his novels” (ANB).

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