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    GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER AND 1876 PHOTO.

    One of the finest museum quality George Armstrong Custer display pieces a collector can own. The legendary general distinguished himself in dozens of Civil War calvalry engagements.As Lieutenant Colonel of the 7th Cavalry in Indian territory between 1867 and 1876, he was involved in numerous skirmishes until his death at the Battle of Little Big Horn. An extraordinary framed autograph and photograph set of George Armstrong Custer. He signs boldly "G.A. Custer Brig. Genl. Comd. Re." The photograph of Custer in uniform is by Jose Mora(K-150), trimmed to image with light dampstains to the background, otherwise crisp and excellent in detail to Custer's features and uniform. The photo was taken in March 1876, only three months before the Battle of Little Big Horn. One of the rarest of Custer photographs. Photograph and autograph are double matted and contained within a gold guilt frame. Overall dimensions 11" by 8-3/4".  Please note: Due to the size and/or weight of this lot, additional shipping costs may apply.



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    Auction Dates
    July, 2004
    29th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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