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    George Armstrong Custer Carte de Visite. 2.5" x 4". Custer is seated in this three-quarter length portrait, his right arm resting on the back of the chair. A notation on the verso identifies the original owner of this image as Capt. Willard S. Chapin who served in Co. "C," 136th New York Infantry. Chapin (1826-1890) was wounded at the Battle of Resaca in 1864 and mustered out of service in June 1865. Very light staining around the edges of the mount, else fine.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2014
    12th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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