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Illustrations | 1999
Transcription From "Crockett and His Pet Alligator on an Exploring
Expedition " Davy Crockett: American Comic Legend.


POLYCHROME
CARVED WOODEN
PIPE. RECALLING
NINETEENTH-
CENTURY EURO-
PEAN MEER-
SCHAUMS, THIS
UNUSUAL AMERI-
CAN EXAMPLE (CA.
1880?) PRESENTS A
VARIANT VERSION
OF THE "ALLIGATOR
HORSES" LEGEND.












From Vaughan L. Glasgow A Social History q f the American Alligator

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