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    Robert E. Lee Hair. This lot contains four strands of hair, removed from a lock of hair given by Robert E. Lee to Louise R. Thome on April 19, 1869. It was previously sold at Christies. Accompanying the sample of hair is a photocopy of the 1869 document discussing its acquisition, a certification of that document's authenticity by Charles Hamilton and a notarized statement of someone who witnessed the removal of the strands from the more complete locket in 1992.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    17th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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