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    CABINET CARD OF GENERAL U. S. GRANT, PHOTO BY M. P. RICE. Very nice U. S. Grant image form original un-retouched negative, made in 1864, at the time he was commissioned by Abraham Lincoln to be Lieut. General of all the Armies of the Republic. It as suggested that this negative (with that of Abraham Lincoln) be made in commemoration of the event.

    Provenance:
    Al. Emmett Fostell Collection

    Condition:
    Fine, some light foxing, scratches and paper scrapes right border.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2007
    1st Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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