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    David Hunter Carte-de-Visite Brady Photograph Signed "D. Hunter," 2.5" x 4". Captioned "Entered according to Act of Congress by M.B. Brady & Co. in the year 1865/in the Clerk's Office of the Eastern District Court of the District of Columbia." Mathew Brady's "National Photographic Portrait Galleries" imprint on verso. In May 1862, General Hunter ordered the freeing of slaves in Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina, an order immediately rescinded by Pres. Lincoln. In 1865, he served as president of the military commission trying the conspirators involved in Lincoln's assassination. Fine condition.

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    February, 2008
    21st-22nd Thursday-Friday
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