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By Philip Katcher

The USA military through the Civil warfare used to be the most important the rustic had raised in its short heritage; and it's going to stay the biggest ever raised until eventually international conflict I. In all, 2,772,408 males served in a few department or different of the USA military. This targeted paintings via Philip Katcher is a entire advisor to the uniforms, accoutrements, insignia and guns of the Union Troops who fought the yank Civil struggle, with a wealth of illustrations, together with modern pictures and 8 complete web page color plates by means of Ron Volstad.

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Lightly stained at the left edge, else fine. Estimate: $200-$300 Starting Bid: $100 47159 Edmund Ruffin, Ardent Secessionist, Credited With Firing the First Shot of the Civil War, Carte de Visite and Clipped Signature. Including: (1) CDV bust portrait of Ruffin in civilian clothing, his long gray hair past his shoulders. 5” x 4” with an E. & H. T. Anthony, New York studio imprint on the verso. Modest age toning, else bright, clear and in very good condition. 75”, signed “I am, yours truly / Edmund Ruffin“.

Areas of light toning, else fine. Estimate: $200-$300 Starting Bid: $100 47119 Jefferson Davis Carte de Visite, post-Civil War. 5” x 4” featuring the former Confederate president leaning on a chair. Bearing the photographer’s stamp on the reverse of Anderson & Co. of Richmond. Other identification notations also on the reverse. Some discoloration to the image. Estimate: $600-$900 Starting Bid: $300 Session One, Auction #6131 | Friday, December 12 , 2014 | 10:00 AM CT 45 47122 Jefferson Davis and Wife: Two Cartes de Visite.

Some staining and soiling with Sellotape on the reverse. Estimate: $300-$500 Starting Bid: $150 47104 Andersonville Prison Relic Carte de Visite. 25” x 4”. , 1865, and photographed by Brady & Co. for the great National Fair. ” Printed on the reverse is “M. B. ” Minor staining. Estimate: $600-$800 Starting Bid: $300 Session One, Auction #6131 | Friday, December 12 , 2014 | 10:00 AM CT 41 47107 General Beauregard’s Headquarters at Manassas Carte de Visite. This Mathew Brady image, No. 5” and shows a quaint two-story antebellum home as seen in 1862.

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