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    John Philip Sousa Signed Photograph, 7" x 9.5", sepia tone. Although the photographic print is later, the date below the signature is "1885". The image shows Sousa in 1885 when he was the head of the Marine Band. It is interesting to note, that Sousa, an active Freemason, is wearing a Masonic Medal or Jewel on the left breast of his Marine Corps uniform. The photo has been clipped with light surface abrasions and folds, a small tear below the signature, else very good.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2009
    6th-7th Friday-Saturday
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