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    Robert E. Lee: Single Strand of Hair in Framed Presentation. 12" x 15" frame housing a single strand of Lee's hair along with a photocopy of a Letter of Provenance signed by Charles Hamilton (part of a lock of hair sold by Christies auction house) and a second note signed by Louis Mushro saying he has "removed this hair from the above certified lot." The hair sample is 5 mm long. Double-matted and framed along with a Civil War-era carte-de-visite of Lee (a copy image of the 1863 Minnis & Cowell portrait). Sold with eleven pages of photocopied Charles Hamilton biographical material addressed to Mushro.
    From the collection of Dr. Donald Hopkins.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    4th-5th Saturday-Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 20
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