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    Union General Daniel P. Woodbury: War-Dated Autograph Letter Signed and Carte de Visite. One page, 5" x 8", "Near Fredericksburg, Dec 10th 1862." Writing to Col. John McLeod Murphy just one day before the Battle of Fredericksburg, Gen. Woodbury relays a message from Gen. Runnels that Murphy's "return will not be necessary." Toned along the upper edge. There is a small hole along the vertical fold near the lower edge. Tipped along the left edge onto a 6.25" x 9" backing sheet.

    With a 2.5" x 4.25" vignetted chest up portrait of the general in uniform, facing slightly to his right. R.W. Addis backstamp on the verso. Pencil inscription on the verso is in an unknown hand. Small spots of staining near the lower edge of the mount does not affect the image.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2015
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
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