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    Reconstruction Congress Autograph Album. 7 1/4" x 9" brown leather album containing the signatures of 291 members of the United States Senate and House of Representatives, gathered by a House page named Allen R. Searle from 1869 to 1875. Includes both prominent politicians as well as Civil War generals; James A. Garfield, Schuyler Colfax, Hiram Revels, Carl Schurz, Charles Sumner, John Sherman, James Harlan, E. G. Ross, Simon Cameron, Hannibal Hamlin, Fernando Wood, Benjamin Butler, Nathaniel Banks, H. W. Slocum, John A. Logan, Lyman Trumbull, James G. Blaine, Allan G. Thurman, Frank P. Blair, Roscoe Conkling and many more. Some damp stains on moire silk ending papers, not affecting contents or gilt-stamped embossed covers.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2015
    12th Saturday
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