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    [Texas Rangers]. Frank Louis Schmid, Jr., Cabinet Card, circa 1888. 4.25" x 6.5". A sepia toned bust portrait of Private Schmid signed and dated on verso: "F.L. Schmid, July 1888, Hempstead Tex." Schmid died just five years later in 1893 at age twenty-six from gunshot wounds. Schmid was a Company "D" Texas Ranger and served for seven years. Photograph by John A. Scholten of St. Louis and backstamped with his seal and business address. A previous collector has written his name on the verso in modern ink.
    Provenance: George Jackson Collection.


    ‡ The owner placed a late bid on this unreserved lot and repurchased it, subject to applicable commission.

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    September, 2013
    21st Saturday
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