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#337 - Abner Doubleday

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Doubleday forwards a letter “across the river by the next flag of truce”
Description                           Estimate: $1,500 - $2,000          

Civil War–dated ALS signed “A. Doubleday, Brig Genl Vols,” one page, 5 x 8, January 15, 1863. Letter to General Marsena R. Patrick. In full: “The enclosed letter Maj. Genl Hunter would like to have forwarded across the river by the next flag of truce, if there be no official obstacles in the way.” Professionally inlaid into a slightly larger sheet. In fine condition, with central vertical and horizontal folds (one passing through first letter of signature), and brushing to one word of the text. Pre-certified PSA/DNA.

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