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    John "Jack" Coffee Hays Carte de Visite, circa 1857. 2.5" x 4". This ¾-length portrait is an albumen print of an original Mathew Brady salt print of former Texas Ranger Jack Hays seated in a chair while wearing a white shirt, black frock coat, and waistcoat. Hays' name and "Texas Ranger" have been written in pencil in the lower margin, as well as on the verso. The imprint on the verso reads, "CA" with "596" in lower right corner. A fine example of an important image of the former Texas Ranger after he migrated to California.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2014
    15th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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