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    George Armstrong Custer Carte de Visite. Measuring 2.25" x 4", Custer is seen in a vignette portrait in the uniform of a brigadier general, facing away from the camera and slightly to his right. Whitehurst Gallery, Washington D.C. backstamp on the verso with additional pencil notation: "Gen Custer / 47964." According to Katz's Custer in Photographs (K39 in the book), the unpublished photograph was taken circa August 8, 1864, by M. J. Powers. Fine.

    Reference: D. Mark Katz. Custer in Photographs. New York: Bonanza Books, 1985.


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    June, 2014
    7th Saturday
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