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    Roscoe Conkling Signed Mathew Brady Carte de Visite. 2.3" x 4", a profile portrait from life. Brady's photostamp appears on the front below the albumen and again on the verso, above which Conkling has signed. "May 1866" is written in period ink on the verso. Gently toned, the image retains strong contrast and detail. Conkling was a U.S. Senator from New York and a prominent Radical Republican during the war and Reconstruction period.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2015
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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