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    George Armstrong Custer: Signed Envelope to His Wife. Measures 5.5" x 3.25". Addressed to his wife, "Mrs Genl Custer." Text printed at side of envelope reads, "Return to K. C. Barker & Co., Tobacconists, 74 & 76 Jefferson Ave. Detroit, Mich., if not delivered within 10 days." Stamps include location of Detroit and the month of August. Staining throughout with tears where letter was opened across the top and folded at bottom right corner. Handwriting and print are still quite bold.

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    September
    25th Saturday 10:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    September
    25th-26th Saturday-Sunday
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    (Lots 43001-43329) - 11:00 AM Central Time, Saturday, September 25, 2021.
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    Heritage Auctions
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