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    Neal Dow: Half-Plate From Life Daguerreotype. Half plate (4.25" x 5.5") daguerreotype of Neal Dow. Dow was Governor of Maine and was known as the architect of the "Maine Laws" of the 1850's banning intoxicating beverages. He later served as a Union general in the Civil War and was the Prohibition candidate for President in 1880. Exceptional quality and clarity. Some scratches along the left side of a fairly minor nature. Unpublished, as far as we know.

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    November, 2013
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
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