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    Carl Schurz Autograph Quotation Signed "Righteousness exalteth a nation. C. Schurz." A 4.7" x 2.5," clipped sheet of paper, lined, signed in dark ink. Carl Schurz was a German-born American who served as a Union Army General during the Civil War. He was also very active in politics, and was the first German-born American to be elected to the United States Senate. His wife, Margaretta, was largely responsible for bringing the kindergarten system of schooling to the U.S.

    The quotation is in fine condition; slight soiling on the upper edge. Another quote for which Schurz is famous reads, "Our country right or wrong. When right, to be kept right; when wrong, to be put right." A great lot! Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.


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    Auction Dates
    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
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