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    Union Major General Irvin McDowell: Three Cartes de Visite. Three outstanding images including: (1) Seated portrait, approximately 2.5" x 4", with a McAllister & Brother retailer's stamp on the verso, copyright 1861 by D. Appleton & Co., New York. Modest age toning, rounded corners, else very good. (2) Standing next to his field tent, approximately 2.5" x 4", excellent condition. (3) Studio portrait, standing in uniform, approximately 2.5" x 4", with an E. Anthony backmark, from a Brady photographic negative. A bit of wear to the left edge of the mount, not affecting image, else excellent condition. Irvin McDowell (1818-1885) was present at the First Battle of Bull Run, Peninsula Campaign, Stonewall Jackson's Valley Campaign, Cedar Mountain and the disaster that was the Second Battle of Bull Run.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2014
    7th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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