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    Civil War Generals Signature Lot. This lot features three signatures, all on small cards. The first is a 4.1" x 2.5"card with a laid down signature of Lysander Cutler Brigadier General. He signs his name "L. Cutler Brig. Genl." Cutler was a Union General who fought at Gettysburg and the Second Battle of Bull Run. He was wounded at the Battle of Globe Tavern in 1864 and later died from those wounds.

    The second signature is of Frank Wheaton, he signs himself, "Frank Wheaton Brig. Genl. U.S.A." The card measures 4.1" x 2.5". Wheaton was a Cavalry officer in the Union Army. His father-in-law was a high-ranking officer for the Confederacy.

    The third signature is on a 4.1" x 2.6" card and is signed as "A. Baird Brig. Genl. U.S. Vols." Absalom Baird was a decorated and accomplished Union General.

    The signatures are all in very fine condition; all three are on clipped pieces of paper that have been laid down on a larger sheet of paper. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.


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    Auction Dates
    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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