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    Fantastic Civil War Period Album of Cartes de Visite, Including Lincoln, Jefferson Davis, Edwin M. Stanton and Eleven Union Generals. Fourteen CDV images housed in a 3 ½" x 5" contemporary brown cloth album, lettered in gilt and with a brass clasp. In addition to Lincoln, Davis and Stanton, the album also includes Union generals William T. Sherman, Winfield Scott Hancock, George H. Thomas, Admiral David G. Farragut, Benjamin F. Butler, George Meade, A. H. Terry, Admiral D. D. Porter, and two images of U.S. Grant - one of him posing standing; the other a portrait. All military men are pictured in uniform and all examples are in very good to excellent condition. A couple of the album pages have small stains and one displays a short tear, neither affecting the enclosed CDV.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2014
    7th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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