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    Twenty-one Cartes de Visite of Confederate States Politicians and More. All measuring 2.5" x 4", published by E. & H. T. Anthony/M. Brady. Each CDV has the identified name written in pencil on verso. Includes: (1) President John Tyler (2) General Louis T. Wigfall (3) Governor of VA John Letcher (4) Thomas Marshall (celebrated Kentucky orator, son of Chief Justice John Marshall). (5) James M. Mason (6) Dr. John Rae (Scottish explorer). (7) John C. Calhoun (8) Secretary of the Interior Jacob Thompson (9) Senator Howell Cobb (10) Vice President Alexander H. Stephens (11) Louisiana Congressman John E. Bouligny (12) Louisiana Senator Pierre Soulé (author of the Ostend Manifesto who helped gained freedom for "Twelve Years A Slave" Solomon Northup). (13) John Slidell (14) Herschel V. Johnson (15) General Henry A. Wise (16) Robert A. Toombs (17) Judah P. Benjamin (18) General John B. Floyd (19) a different view of Robert A. Toombs (20) Senator Robert Y. Hayne of South Carolina, and (21) Senator Robert M. T. Hunter of Virginia.

    Condition: All are lightly toned and slightly bowed. Some cards have small areas of soiling or foxing, but overall very fine.

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    December, 2017
    10th Sunday
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