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    Jesse Root Grant, Father of Ulysses S. Grant, Albumen Photograph and Signature "Jesse R. Grant / Age 76 / Covington / Ky". 2 ¾" x 4 ¼" image of the elder Grant, seated and shown from the waist up. Accompanied by a clipped signature, 2 ¾" x 1 ½", mounted to a slightly larger backing sheet. Pencil notation at the top right corner and inked description on the back. Very good condition.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2015
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
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