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    General Kirby Smith and Major General "Rooney" Lee Cartes de Visite, both having E. & H.T. Anthony, New York backmarks. Very good condition. Edmund Kirby Smith (1824 - 1893) graduated from the U. S. Military Academy in 1845 in time for service in the Mexican War. Becoming a full Confederate general during the Civil War, Smith is best remembered for effectively ending the war by surrendering the armies of the Trans-Mississippi Department on May, 26, 1865. William H. Fitzhugh "Rooney" Lee was a capable cavalry commander under his father, Robert E. Lee.

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    June, 2008
    29th-30th Sunday-Monday
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