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    Massachusetts Soldier's Carte de Visite Album, 24 leaves, 5" x 4", leather wraps, contains 12 CDVs, a ninth plate tintype. and a gem tintype - all military images. Among the CDVs are four commercial photographs showing Union generals Meade, Grant, Sherman and Sheridan (this last being mis-labeled "Gen. G. K. Warren"). Identified non-commercial images depict Sergeant Henry C. Davis, Co. "I", 18th Massachusetts Infantry; Captain Walter Scott Davis, Co. "F", 22nd Massachusetts Infantry; Captain Edward M. Onion, Field & Staff, 18th Massachusetts Infantry: Lieutenant Charles H. Poor, Co. "H", 1st Massachusetts Heavy Artillery; Captain Louis N. Tucker, Co. "A", 18th Massachusetts Infantry.

    Condition:
    Leather binding shows heavy wear, particularly along spine and at corners; spine separated from textblock. A few images show minor foxing/soiling but all are in very good to fine condition.


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    June, 2008
    29th-30th Sunday-Monday
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