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    John C. Frémont Carte de Visite Photograph Signed "J.C. Frémont,/Pocaho, near Tarrytown, NY" beneath the image, displayed in a 5" x 6.25" ornately gilt-bordered card. The opening displaying the photograph is 2" x 3.25" with a curved top. There is an unsigned carte de visite photograph of Sir Frederick Bruce, British Minister to the United States (1865-1867), affixed to the back of the Frémont carte de visite. Together they are one-sixteenth of an inch thick and can carefully be split. The cartes de visite had to have been placed in the openings separately before they were attached to each other. The Frémont image has a diagonal fold at the lower left and is lightly foxed. Fine condition.

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    February, 2008
    21st-22nd Thursday-Friday
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