[Item #81036] "I am as Southern as" Series. AFRICAN AMERICAN PRINTING, Amos P. KENNEDY.

"I am as Southern as" Series

[Alabama: Amos Kennedy, ca.2012-13]. Series of eighteen (18) light brown chipboard cards (measuring ca.6" x 8"), with decorative elements printed in various colored inks, and text printed in black using wood and metal type. A Fine set of cards, which together can be viewed as a colorful celebration of Southern food and music. Due to the variety of inks used during the printing process, no two sets are alike. One complete set located in OCLC (Harvard), with Northwestern showing a a handful of examples. The quotes are as follows:

1. I am as Southern as white bread
2. I am as Southern as meat and three
3. I am as Southern as pepper jelly
4. I am as Southern as Dolly Parton
5. I am as Southern as grits
6. I am as Southern as pimento cheese
7. I am as Southern as black-eyed peas
8. I am as Southern as purple hull peas
9. I am as Southern as biscuits
10. I am as Southern as boiled peanuts
11. I am as Southern as the blues
12. I am as Southern as pecans
13. I am as Southern as mint juleps
14. I am as Southern as fried catfish
15. I am as Southern as sweet tea
16. I am as Southern as okra
17. I am as Southern as cornbread
18. I am as Southern as collard greens.

Price: $500.00

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