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    Confederate Generals (3) Autograph Letters Signed. Three post-war letters from Civil War Confederate generals:

    Wade Hampton Autograph Letter Signed. One page, 8.5" x 11", Sapphire, NC; September 3, 1901. A letter addressed to General Munford, in which Hampton, who had left town to seek a better climate for health reasons, responds to a complaint about an "unjust judge".

    Richard Taylor Autograph Letter Signed. Two pages of a bifolium, 4" x 6", Winchester, VA; December 18, 1875. Taylor responds to an invitation from General Dabney Maury, and sends his regrets for not being able to attend. An additional note on verso, signed by B.C. Hartsook, relates, "This letter was given me by Genl Maury Jany 3/17 as an autograph of Genl Dick Taylor."

    William Mahone Autograph Letter Signed. One page, 8" x 10.5", Petersburg, VA; May 29, 1876. A letter addressed to L.S. Edwards Esq. about the proceedings of a mutiny.

    Condition: Letters range from good to very fine. All have usual mail folds, some small pencil notations, and varying degrees of toning. Some small areas of soiling on all letters, which do not affect the text or legibility.


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    October, 2018
    25th Thursday
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