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    Group of Eight Contemporary Photographic Images of Prominent Civil War Era Political and Social Figures. The lot includes seven cartes de visite images and one cabinet card. The CDVs include: (1) Zachariah Chandler, Republican Senator from Michigan; (2) Adele Cutts (Mrs. Stephen A. Douglas); (3) Cassius Marcellus Clay, Ambassador to Russia; (4) John J. Crittenden, Representative from Kentucky, offered with an autograph note dated 1854; (5) French Count Agenor de Gasparin, French supporter of the Union cause; (6) William Denison, Jr., Governor of Ohio and Postmaster general; (7) James Rood Doolittle, Senator from Wisconsin; (8) cabinet card photograph of Henry L. Dawes, Republican representative from Massachusetts. All examples generally in very good condition.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2014
    12th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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