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    Union General Charles Griffin Three Cartes de Visit and One War-dated Autograph Letter Signed. Two of the CDVs are Brady photographs (with Brady imprints on the reverse) featuring the general in uniform. One is slightly trimmed at all four corners. The third CDV features Griffon's horse, Kitty (as explained on the reverse of the CDV in penciled notations). All three bear minor staining and spotting. The letter (two pages from Washington, D.C., on November 16, 1864) is addressed to Col. Sprague regarding the promotion of a certain volunteer who had "just passed through the campaign under Genl. Grant." The letter is age-toned with smoothed folds. General Griffin distinguished himself in several battles, including 1st Bull Run, Fredericksburg, and the Wilderness.

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    June, 2015
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
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