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    Union Private George L. Richardson Group, Including Photographs, Civil War-Carried New Testament, Letters, and Documents. Two cartes de visite (one featuring Richardson) and two tintypes are included. The war-carried New Testament belonged to Richardson and was carried from October 1861 until May 1865 (some staining; missing covers). Also included are two military letters (April 21, 1865, and April 25, 1865), both with minor soiling. Additionally included are two Special Orders dated November 11, 1863, and April 2, 1865. Both bear staining and soiling; one has separated along a fold. Richardson served in Company "F", 34th Illinois Infantry.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2014
    13th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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