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    7th Cavalry Officer Roster, Manuscript Document Signed, "C.A. Varnum", one page, 8" x 10", San Francisco, California, April 7, 1930. Charles Albert Varnum was a 2nd lieutenant of "A" Company under Major Reno at the Battle of Little Bighorn on June 25, 1876. Here, as an elderly veteran, he has written down a complete roster of the officers on the 7th Cavalry at the time of custer's demise. Moderate browning with a 1" ink pool on right margin. Very good condition.

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    October, 2006
    12th-13th Thursday-Friday
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