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    Group Lot of Nine Scarce Confederate Generals' Autographs consisting of:
    "States Rights" Gist- Fine pencil clip from a letter, signed "Very Truly Yours," with his rank of "Brig. Gen'l" below.
    John Bell Hood- Clipped signature.
    Robert E. Rhodes- Clipped signed May 20, 1863 endorsement from a military document.
    Micah Jenkins & Samuel Gibbs French- Both sign with their ranks on a clip from a March 25, 1863 endorsement.
    James Horgan- Bold signature with rank on an autograph book page. Below he writes details of the composition of his Alabama brigade.
    Franklin Gardner- March 10, 1863-dated clip from a military document, with his signature and rank.
    William W. Loring- February 16, 1863-dated clip, with his signature and rank. Some slight staining.
    Josiah Gorgas- Fine April 29, 1864 LS on official C.S.A. letterhead from the C.S.A. Chief of Ordnance. He assures a Colonel Rennard that he has ordered a battery of 10-pounder Parrotts (cannons) for the defense of Demopolis, Alabama.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2006
    1st-2nd Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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