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    Confederate Major General Dabney Herndon Maury: Clipped Signature "D. H. Maury". Approximately 3.25" x 2.75", clipped from a larger document. Signed during the defense of Mobile, February 5, 1865. Age toned with some browning along the left margin, archival tape on the edge of the verso, otherwise boldly signed and in very good condition. Dabney Maury (1822-1900) was an 1846 graduate of West Point. He served in various Indian wars, the Mexican-American War and several engagements during the Civil War, most notably the Battle of Pea Ridge, Second Battle of Corinth, and the defense of Mobile, Alabama. Post-bellum he organized the Southern Historical Society based in Richmond, Virginia.

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    June, 2014
    7th Saturday
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