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    Union Brevet Major General George Henry Gordon Carte de Visite. Approximately 2.5" x 4" with a Whipple, Boston studio mark on the verso. The general is posed seated, in uniform, with his hand in his jacket in the popular style of the day. Minor ink marks at the edge, not affecting image; small damp stain and light abrasion to verso, else a bright image in very good condition. George Gordon (1823-1886) was an 1846 graduate of West Point who served with distinction in the Mexican-American and Civil wars.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2014
    12th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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