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    Robert E. Lee: Boldly Signed Carte-de-Visite [CDV]. A rarely seen pose which is one of two photographs made by Henry Pollock of Baltimore, Maryland in 1869 while Lee was on his way to Washington, D.C. to meet General Grant. This is the first series of photographs made of Lee while he was wearing a necktie. Blind stamped "Pollock" along the bottom. Slight trim to bottom and right edges. Stain in upper right corner. Inscribed in pencil on verso: "Genl Lee signed this card in my presence in September, 1869. A. T. Eastland."
    From the collection of Dr. Donald Hopkins.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    4th-5th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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