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    Six Cartes de Visite of Identified Officers From Illinois Regiments, Two Signed and One Killed In Action. Includes: (1) George McClenahan, B Company, Illinois 46th Infantry, A. Brainsted, Freeport, Illinois studio imprint on the verso. Very good. (2) Colonel John B. Wyman, Field & Staff Illinois 13th Infantry, killed in action on December 28, 1862 at Chickasaw Bayou, Mississippi. S. M. Fossett's Sky Light Gallery, Artist. 122 & 124 Clark St. Chicago, ILL. studio imprint on the verso. Age toning and spotting to image, otherwise very good condition. (3) Colonel Oscar Van Tassell, Field & Staff, 34th Illinois Volunteer Infantry, Klauber & Campbell, Louisville, Kentucky studio imprint on the verso. Excellent condition. (4) Lieutenant Colonel John Oliver Duer, D Company, Illinois 45th Infantry, signed "Respectfully Jno. O. Duer" beneath the portrait, Pierce, Galena studio imprint on the verso. Very good. (5) Lieutenant Colonel James R. Griffith, B Company, Illinois 85th Infantry. JNO Holyland, Washington, D. C. studio imprint on the verso. Trimmed with clipped corners, else very good condition. (6) Captain Joshua VanDervort, B Company, Illinois 45th Infantry, faintly signed on the verso "Yours truly / J. VanDervort Capt. / Co "B" 45th Ill Vol. Infy". Some soiling to the edge of the image, else very good condition.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2014
    13th Saturday
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