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    Union Major General Joseph A. Mower Pair of Cartes de Visite and Twice-Signed Document. Each albumen CDV measures approximately 2.5" x 4"; one features Mower seated in uniform (Oak Gallery, Memphis, Tennessee studio mark on verso); the other a bust portrait of the general in uniform. The latter image is signed on the verso "Yours truly / Jos. A. Mower / Brig. Gen. Vols." The partially-printed document, a requisition for horse forage, measures approximately 8" x 10", dated October 1, 1865, Houston, Texas, and is signed twice by Mower. The images are modestly toned, else in very good condition; the document bears the usual old fold creases and some moderate staining, else it too is in very good condition.

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    December, 2014
    12th Friday
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