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    Lot of 11 Confederate General's Signatures including Robert Augustus Toombs, Samuel Jameson Gholson, Robert Lowry, William Preston, William Brimage Bate, John Calvin Brown, Paul Octave Hébert, Francis Redding Tillon Nicholls, Francis Marion Cockrell, John King Jackson, and William Hicks "Red" Jackson. All examples are in very good to fine condition, some with mounting remnants on the verso. The lot includes war time (noted) and post war signatures and are in the form of clipped signatures and autograph cards.

    More Information: Robert Augustus Toombs, 5.25" x 2.25", "R. Toombs"; Samuel Jameson Gholson, 3" x 1.25", "S. J. Gholson"; Robert Lowry, 5" x 2.5", "Robert Lowry/ Brig Genl/ C.S.A."; William Preston, 3.25" x 1.5", "W Preston"; William Brimage Bate war time clipped signature, 3.25" x 1", "W. B. Bate"; John Calvin Brown war time clipped signature, 2.25" x 1.75", "Jno. C. Brown"; Paul Octave Hébert, 4" x 2", "P. O. Hébert"; Francis Redding Tillon Nicholls, 5.5" x 1", "Francis T Nicholls"; Francis Marion Cockrell, 5.5" x 1.25", "F. M. Cockrell"; John King Jackson war time clipped signature, 3" x 1.25", "John K. Jackson"; and William Hicks "Red" Jackson war time clipped signature, 2.75" x 3.25", "W. H. Jackson".

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    February, 2010
    11th-12th Thursday-Friday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 11
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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