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    Union Generals A good collection of 16 pieces consisting of letters, documents and clipped signatures of Civil War Union generals. Includes Sameul P. Heintzelman A.N.S. being his return on a small slip removed from an envelope. Together with his signature on the bottom portion of a letter adding rank "Bvt Brig Genl U.S.A."; Winfield Scott Hancock mounted signature adding rank, 1866; Joseph H. Potter D.S. November 5, 1869; J.S. Rosengarten, A.L.S., [Philadelphia], March 27, [18]80 to General Hoffman: "...the Gettysburg papers are all at my house, and I'll bring them to you next time I go out that way...". Together with a second A.L.S. [Philadelphia], March 12, [18]80 to General Hoffman noting possession of reports "...of Reynold' command in the Peninsula, at Fredericksburg and Chancellorsville, which you may like to look over..."; "C. C. Augur signature adding rank. Mounted; Albert Ames mounted signature on a manuscript biography of Ames; Romeyn B. Ayres A.L.S., Winchester, November 15, 1865. Mounted to a larger sheet; J. W. Hoffman A.N.S. on the top of a pamphlet, 1872; John A. Dix A.L.S. Washington, July 29, 1848 to Erastus Corning; T. Drayton L.S. Washington, May 27, 1865; W. W. Duffield "In camp on Cumberland River, August 1, 1884; Drake De Kay his typically enormous signature on a D.S., Washington, July 3, 1861, the verso bears an endorsement by Cyrus W. Field; J. Watts de Peyster Jr. A.L.S. Albany, N.Y., February 6, 1885. Together sixteen pieces in very good to fine condition. Should be viewed. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection.

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    April, 2007
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