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    Fifteen Cartes de Visite of Identified Civil War Naval Officers. All measuring 2.5" x 4", published by E. & H. T. Anthony/M. Brady. Each CDV has the identified name written in pencil on verso. Includes: (1) Commodore Charles Wilkes (2) Admiral Franklin Buchanan who served in both the Union and, subsequently, Confederate navies (3) Admiral David D. Porter (4) Admiral Andrew H. Foote (5) Commander William B. Renshaw (6) Commander George U. Morris (7) Admiral John Rodgers (8) Admiral David Farragut (9) Rear Admiral Silas H. Stringham (10) Admiral Samuel F. Dupont (11) Group of US Navy Admirals (12) Commander William "Dirty Billy" Porter (13) Admiral John L. Worden and others (Lieutenant Commander Moore and Admiral William Branford Shubrick).

    Condition: All are lightly toned and slightly bowed. Some cards have small areas of soiling or foxing, but overall very fine.


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