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    Mourning Ribbons and Union League Tribute. Another bold mourning ribbon, 1865, 3.25" x 8.25", in fine condition. Together with two Union League silks and badge affixed to cards. The light blue "Union League" ribbon, 2.5" x 7.5", is in fine condition. The red, white, and blue ribbon, 1" x 3.5", in fine condition, has provenance to the original owner. The Union League was the organization that championed Lincoln's reelection efforts in 1864. The wealthy directors of this private, patriotic club personally funded a huge percentage of the political imprints published in support of Abe. Wonderful relics.

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    November, 2008
    20th Thursday
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