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Chrismas is always a time for photographs and this was as true in the 1940s as it is today. A typical family snapshot from this era shows a little girl holding her prize present. It appears to be an African-American version of the famous advertising character Buddy Lee, made famous by promoting Lee clothing during this era.

  • Material: photograph
  • Origin: USA
  • Object ID: 112.7515
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