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    Civil War Era Diary and Two Cartes de Visite. Including: (1) Personal diary, leather bound, 4" x 6", spanning 1863-1870, written in pencil by an unknown author. From a cursory reading the author worked at Springfield Armory during the war. The entry for April 15, 1865, reads: "President Lincoln assassinated last night. Died this morning at 7". (2) CDV with an engraved view of Grace Church, Lockport, New York. With an F. B. Clench, Lockport studio imprint on the verso. Excellent condition. (3) CDV of the Right Honorable Thomas Radcliffe, Judge of the Consistorial Court, Member of Parliament for Kilkenney and a Privy Councillor. Ewing, Toronto studio imprint on the verso. Excellent condition.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2015
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 7
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