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    Civil War Union Cartes de Visite: Lot of Four Identified Union Soldiers.
    Comprising: 1.) Captain George A. Spink, Rhode Island 12th Infantry. Signed on the verso by Capt. Spink. T. Lilienthal, New Orleans studio imprint on the verso. 2.) Private Samuel Reed Vinson, Indiana 27th Infantry. Contemporary identification in ink on the lower recto and verso. Jno. Holyland, Washington, D.C. studio imprint on the verso. 3.) Lieutenant John M. Barker, Rhode Island 3rd Heavy Artillery. Contemporary identification in ink on the lower recto. No studio imprint. 4.) C. Thalin, 3rd U.S. Artillery. No studio imprint. Revenue stamp on the verso.

    Condition: 1.) Very good. Slight toning to edges, small stain at lower right corner. 2.) Fair. Corners clipped; image significantly toned. 3.) Excellent. 4.) Good. Slight toning to image with scattered spotting.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    12th Sunday
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