~ Tarantula, stuffed, mounted on card board. Price, $1 to $1.50 for perfect specimen.
Relics from the Rockies, H.H. Tammen, Denver, CO. 1886
via Internet Archive
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“The Tarantula is not socially inclined.”
H.H. Tannen “dealt in stereoscopic and other photos of the West (he was supplied by the famous Western photographer W.H. Jackson), photo albums, books on the West, silver souvenir spoons, a wide variety of humorous and scenic postcards (especially of mining areas), fossil fish, polished agates, botanical specimens, Pueblo Indian pottery, Tlingit Indian carvings, relics and taxidermy items” ~ via The Mineralogical Record (visit their site for more interesting info on Mr. Tannen)