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    Union Drummer Boy John Lincoln Clem Carte de Visite and Later Calling Card Signed "Very Truly - / Jno. L. Clem". Including: 1) CDV of a young Clem posed from the waist up in uniform. With a "Gallery of the Cumberland, Nashville" studio imprint on the verso. Minor toning to the albumen image, otherwise excellent condition. 2) Clem's Brigadier General, Retired calling card 3" x 1.5". Signed on the recto "Very Truly - / Jno. L. Clem". The verso bears a contemporary note (in similar ink): "The last Civil War veteran on the active list for over three years before his retirement." A bold, bright signature in excellent condition.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2015
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
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