From the estate of Eric Parkman Smith of Concord, MA, who recently passed at age 97. Mr. Smith was an avid historian who traced his Concord lineage back to 1630. Much more information can be found by doing a web search for “Eric Parkman Smith”. This suit belonged to Mr. Smith’s father, Benjamin Farnham Smith. We are featuring several items from this estate this week. Please see our other auctions.This fabulous 3 piece suit by Alland Bros., Boston is dated Sept 1902. We’re including the two calling cards found in the vest pocket.
1902 Tails (cached image)