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    Union Private Julius J. Brown Autograph Letter Signed. Two pages of one leaf, 4.75" x 8", "Camp Near Big Shanty Ga.," June 18, 1864. Brown, a private in the 34th Illinois Infantry, notifies the family of A. J. Spencer of his death "in the field of Battle": "The Ball passed diagonally acrost his stomache entering his body about one inch above his right hip bone, his abdomens was badly severed, he suffered with excruciating pain." Age toned with mounting remnants in the lower margin of the second page.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2014
    13th Saturday
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