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    Avalon Ballroom Concert Postcards Complete Set of 118 (Family Dog, 1966-68). A complete image set of the Family Dog 'Numbered Series', which begins at number 42 and runs to 147, also including the twelve Denver cards (no D-9 card was ever printed). 5" x 7" cards, featuring art from the original posters used to promote Chet Helm's series of Family Dog rock concerts at the legendary Avalon Ballroom in San Francisco. Included in this lot:

    FD-42 (Quicksilver Messenger Service, 1967), FD-43 (Moby Grape, 1967), FD-44 (Miller Blues Band, 1967), FD-45 (Grateful Dead, 1967), FD-46 (Country Joe & the Fish, 1967), FD-47 (Miller Blues Band, 1967), FD-48 (Big Brother and the Holding Company, 1967), FD-49 (Moby Grape, 1967), FD-50 (Country Joe & the Fish, 1967), FD-51 (Quicksilver Messenger Service, 1967), FD-52 (Big Brother and the Holding Company, 1967), FD-53 (Quicksilver Messenger Service, 1967), FD-54 (Grateful Dead, 1967), FD-55 (Big Brother and the Holding Company, 1967), FD-56 (Charlatans, 1967), FD-57 (The Doors, 1967), FD-58 (Quicksilver Messenger Service, 1967), FD-59 (Chambers Brothers, 1967), FD-60 (Big Brother and the Holding Company, 1967), FD-61 (The Doors, 1967), FD-62 (Quicksilver Messenger Service, 1967), FD-63 (Charlatans, 1967), FD-64 (The Doors, 1967), FD-65 (Big Brother and the Holding Company, 1967), FD-66 (Youngbloods, 1967), FD-67 (Charlatans, 1967), FD-68 (Quicksilver Messenger Service, 1967), FD-69 (Quicksilver Messenger Service, 1967), FD-70 (Miller Blues Band, 1967), FD-71 (Charlatans, 1967), FD-72 (Big Brother and the Holding Company, 1967), FD-73 (Blue Cheer, 1967), FD-74 (Charles Lloyd Quartet, 1967), FD-75 (Moby Grape, 1967), FD-76 (Quicksilver Messenger Service, 1967), FD-77 (Big Brother & the Holding Company, 1967), FD-78 (Miller Blues Band, 1967), FD-79 (Big Brother and the Holding Company, 1967), FD-80 (South Side Sound System, 1967), FD-81 (Youngbloods, 1967), FD-82 (Grateful Dead, 1967), FD-83 (Charlatans, 1967), FD-84 (Lothar & the Hand People, 1967), FD-85 (Vanilla Fudge, 1967), FD-86 (Blue Cheer, 1967), FD-87 (Buddy Guy, 1967), FD-88 (Van Morrison, 1967), FD-89 (Quicksilver Messenger Service, 1967), FD-90 (Canned Heat, 1967), FD-91 (Youngbloods, 1967), FD-92 (Bo Diddley, 1967), FD-93 (Big Brother and the Holding Company, 1967), FD-94 (Flatt & Scruggs, 1967),
    FD-95 (Jim Kweskin Jug Band, 1967), FD-96 (Quicksilver Messenger Service, 1967), FD-97 (Siegal Schwall, 1967), FD-98 (Jim Kweskin & His Jug Band, 1967), FD-99 (Blue Cheer, 1967), FD-100 (Youngbloods, 1968), FD-101 (Quicksilver Messenger Service, 1968), FD-102 (Genesis, 1968), FD-103 (Country Jack & the Fish, 1968), FD-104 (Electric Flag, 1968), FD-105 (Siegal Schwall, 1968), FD-106 (Youngbloods, 1968), FD-107 (Quicksilver Messenger Service, 1968), FD-108 (Blues Project, 1968), FD-109 (Love, 1968), FD-110 (Blood, Sweat & Tears, 1968), FD-111 (Siegal Schwall, 1968), FD-112 (Jerry Steig & the Satyrs, 1968), FD-113 (Blues Project, 1968), FD-114 (Fugs, 1968), FD-115 (Steppenwolf, 1968), FD-116 (Quicksilver Messenger Service, 1968), FD-117 (Junior Wells, 1968), FD-118 (Quicksilver Messenger Service, 1968), FD-119 (Junior Wells, 1968), FD-120 (Youngbloods, 1968), FD-121 (Taj Mahal, 1968), FD-122 (Iron Butterfly, 1968), FD-123 (Frumíus Bandersnatch, 1968), FD-124 (Kaleidascope, 1968), FD-125 (Youngbloods, 1968), FD-126 (Iron Butterfly, 1968), FD-127 (Steve Miller Band, 1968), FD-128 (Tim Buckley, 1968), FD-129 (Country Joe & the Fish, 1968), FD-130 (Quicksilver Messenger Service, 1968), FD-131 (Chrome Syrcus, 1968), FD-132 (Steppenwolf, 1968), FD-133 (Bill Haley & the Comets, 1968), FD-134 (Spirit, 1968),
    FD-135 (Youngbloods, 1968), FD-136 (James Cotton Blues Band, 1968), FD-137 (John Mayall, 1968), FD-138 (Steve Miller Band, 1968), FD-139 (Flatt & Scruggs, 1968), FD-140 (Quicksilver Messenger Service, 1968), FD-141 (Grateful Dead, 1968), FD-142 (Velvet Underground, 1968), FD-143 (Buddy Miles Express, 1968), FD-144 (Byrds, 1968), FD-145 (Mother Earth, 1968), FD-146 (Love, 1968), FD-147 (Quicksilver Messenger Service, 1968), FD-D2 (Quicksilver Messenger Service, 1968), FD-D5 (Buffalo Springfield, 1967), FD-D6 (Van Morrison, 1967), FD-D7 (Canned Heat, 1967), FD-D8 (Allmen Joy, 1967), FD-D10 (Blue Cheer, 1967), FD-D11 (Other Half, 1967), FD-D12 (Chuck Berry, 1967), FD-D13 (Jim Kweskin & His Jug Band, 1967), FD-D14 (Canned Heat, 1967), FD-D15 (Soul Survivors, 1967), FD-D18 (The Doors, 1967).

    All cards are unused, with a blank or "Place Stamp here" reverse, and are in NM or better condition. Housed in three black 9" x 10.5" portfolios.

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