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    George Armstrong Custer and Elizabeth "Libbie" Custer Carte de Visite. 2.5" x 4". Custer, in uniform, stands behind his wife, who is seated in a chair, in this Civil War-era Mathew Brady image taken circa February 1864. With a Mathew Brady National Photographic Portrait Galleries backstamp. A pencil notation on the back reads: "To Mollie[?] / From George." The George here is not in the hand of Custer. The lower edge of the mount shows some wear. The upper edge of the photograph is slightly damaged near the left corner. Staining along the left edge of the mount.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2014
    8th-9th Wednesday-Thursday
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