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    Lawrence O'Bryan Branch Stock Certificate Signed "L O'B Branch" as president of the Raleigh and Gaston Railroad Company of North Carolina. A stock certificate with engraved train vignette, 10.5" x 8", filled in and dated 1853 May 1 in another hand. Branch served as Representative from North Carolina in the U.S. Congress from 1855-1861. He entered the Confederate Army in May 1861 and was appointed brigadier general the same year; senior brigadier general in A. P. Hill's division, Stonewall Jackson's corps; he was killed in the Battle of Antietam on September 17, 1862. Accompanied by COA from PSA/DNA.

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    April, 2005
    13th Wednesday
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