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    Robert E. Lee: Imperial Card by Miley After the Gardner Original. 7.5" x 12.5" imperial card with vignetted profile of Lee, copied from the Gardner portrait made in Washington, D.C. in 1866. Gold bevelled edges, irregularly trimmed at bottom,cutting off the photographer's credit. Likely published by Miley in the late 1870s, based on the style of card. Very good detail. Minor, faint spotting.
    From the collection of Dr. Donald Hopkins.


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    May, 2019
    4th-5th Saturday-Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 5
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