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    Robert O. Tyler Signed Carte de Visite. 2.5" x 4.25", a chest-up portrait in uniform, with Prescott & Gage, Hartford, Connecticut imprint at lower front mount. Signed below the image: "Rt. O. Tyler Brig Genl." With a red 1 cent George Washington stamp on verso. Written on verso in an unknown hand reads: "From Tyler's personal album 7/91."

    Robert Ogden Tyler (1831-1874) served as a general in the Union Army. He commanded the Artillery Reserve of the Army of the Potomac, which saw action at Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, and Gettysburg. He was badly wounded at the Battle of Cold Harbor and had to retire from field duty for the remainder of the war.

    Condition: Light edge toning and minor foxing. Pencil notations on verso. Minor wear to the corners.


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