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    Eugene A. Carr: A Scarce Autographed Carte de Visite Image of this Well-Known Indian Fighter. After a distinguished career in the Civil War (he was awarded the Medal of Honor for his role at the Battle of Pea Ridge), Carr remained in the Regular Army and conducted numerous operations during the Indian Wars, winning a significant battle at Summit Springs. Known as "The Black-Bearded Cossack," he rose to the command of the District of New Mexico from 1888 through 1890.

    This scarce Civil War CDV is in great condition, boldly signed under his image in black ink: "Very truly your friend E. A. Carr". Excellent condition no photographer's back stamp.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2018
    9th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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