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    Archive of Photos and Documents Relating to Sergeant Elias Westfall, 7th New York Heavy Artillery including: cased tinted tintype of Westfall wearing a Zouave fez, 2.75" x 3.25", with clipped corners; a tinted tintype of Elias Westfall and his younger brother, John Westfall, Jr., 2.5" x 3", in a fine inlaid papier mache case, both men in nine-button frock coats; promotion document naming Elias Westfall sergeant, 15" x 10", June 6, 1865, Fort Federal Hall, signed by Lieutenant S. Loeb and Colonel R. C. Duryea; and, a two-page pension certificate of Catherine Westfall, widow of Elias Westfall, May 31, 1918. The promotion document is toned and folded, the case with the Elias Westfall is torn at the spine, and the papier mache case shows normal wear. Otherwise, all items are in very good condition.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2007
    24th-25th Sunday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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