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    Schuyler Colfax Signed Carte de Visite. 17th Vice President of the United States under Ulysses S. Grant. He was Speaker of the House during the Civil War years. Colfax was an important fixture in American politics even after he left office under a cloud of scandal. This handsome CDV features a bust of Colfax wearing a dark suit and small bowtie. Bears a Whitehurst Gallery imprint on the verso. In very fine condition; small break in the lower left corner, but still intact; light soiling on the emulsion; small area of foxing to the left of Colfax; double lined gilt border; square corners.

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    April, 2007
    16th-17th Monday-Tuesday
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