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    Robert E. Lee: Uniform Relic and Decorative Copy of General Order No. 9. Three items related to General Robert E. Lee: 1) 1951 postcard with portrait of Lee and his printed signature sent by T. W. Crigler, Jr. of the Confederate Stamp Alliance. There is a pencil notation on the card which reads: "Portion of uniform worn by Lee at Appomattox Surrender". 2) 3/4" x 3/8" snippet of blue & brown fabric encased in a plastic key tag, possibly the relic referred to on the postcard. 3) 8.5" x 12" pencil copy of Lee's General Order No. 9 inscribed on a floral-decorated sheet of heavy stock paper, likely of the period, circa 1865.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2016
    17th Saturday
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