Lot #403
George A. Custer Hand-addressed Mailing Envelope

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Estimate: $800+


Hand-addressed mailing envelope, 8.25 x 4, penned in Custer's hand to his wife, “Mrs. Genl. Custer, Monroe, Michigan.” Envelope bears four three-cent George Washington postage stamps, and a Fort Buford, Dak., postmark. Envelope is also docketed by Mrs. Custer in pencil, "Sept 6th, 1st Yellowstone." Archivally double-matted and framed with two portraits and a biographical caption to an overall size of 21.75 x 12.25. In very good to fine condition, with creasing and tears to the edges; the handwritten area of the envelope is clean and unaffected.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts, Ft. Animation
  • Dates: #620 - Ended November 10, 2021

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