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    Union General Lew Wallace Autograph Note Signed and Carte de Visite. Placed upon a 4.5" x 5" piece of paper, the former governor of New Mexico and author of Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ, has written, "I beg you to believe me always and most truly your sincere friend, / Lew Wallace / Crawfordsville / Dec. 10th, 1903." With a 2.5" x 3.75" vignetted chest up portrait of the general looking off to his right, dated 1862. E. Anthony backstamp on the verso. Both pieces show mild toning.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2015
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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