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    Lot of 38 Jefferson Davis Patriotic Covers A selection of 38 Civil War era unused covers depicting variations on the theme of Jefferson Davis, including a stark image of skull and cross bones captioned "A Confederated DEAD HEAD", a color scene of Davis and the devil with Confederate flag captioned "The original suggestion and adoption of the Confederate flag", an image of Davis on the gallows captioned "Jeff in the Patent Union Neck Tie", a full-side colorful Confederate flag cover manufactured in Memphis, Tennessee with the names of Davis and his vice-president Stephens superimposed, and many other interesting, unique covers. All covers measure about 5.5" x 3", with the typical age toning to paper, three showing signs of glue on the reverse, very good with colors remaining vivid.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2006
    1st-2nd Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
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