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    Robert Anderson, (1805-1871), Union commander of Fort Sumter at the start of the Civil War, his Signature with closing "Your Sincere friend Robert Anderson" on a 3.5" x 1.5" slip removed from a letter. Mounted to a larger sheet to which has also been affixed a letter from his wife, Eliza Bayard cinch Anderson, Autograph Letter Signed "E. B. Anderson" two pages, 4" x 6", no place given, [Washington], June 18, 1896, and enclosing "...an Autograph of Genl Anderson 'to go with the photo which your little daughter prizes so highly'. He loved children, so I send it to her..." Offered together with an Anderson carte-de-visite photograph published by E. Anthony, New York. All three pieces in fine condition. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
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