Lot #193
Civil War Veterans

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Estimate: $400+

Description

Collection of 15 vintage ink signatures of Civil War veterans, most on cards bearing affixed postage stamps commemorating the reunions of the Grand Army of the Republic and the United Confederate Veterans. Union signers are: Theodore A. Penland (2), James A. Hard, Robert Barrett, Sr., Albert Woolson, Joseph Clovese, Douglas Story, and William Magee. Confederate signers are: William Townsend, William Bush, John Salling, G. W. Keith, Joseph Whitsett, P. R. Crump, and Walter Williams. Removably corner-mounted to four display boards with affixed clippings and annotations. In overall fine condition, with a few signatures faded and difficult to read. From the James A. Bowman Collection.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs and Artifacts
  • Dates: #583 - Ended May 13, 2020