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    Union General Lew Wallace Framed Carte de Visite Taken by Mathew Brady. The image is matted with the visible portion of the CDV measuring 2.25" x 3.75" and the entire piece is framed to an overall size of 7.75" X 10". A brass nameplate beneath the image reads "General Lew Wallace / USA 1827-1905". The image is the work of prolific Civil War photographer Mathew Brady and is by E & H. T. Anthony from the Brady negatives. Fine condition. Wallace is probably best remembered as the author of the best-selling historical novel Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ. This is a handsome display piece for any Civil War CDV collector.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2007
    24th-25th Sunday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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