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Autographed CDV of Gen. Henry B. Carrington
4/30/2014 - Firearms and Militaria: Live Salesroom Auction
Carte of General Henry B. Carrington ink signed beneath portrait, with G.W. Apple, Indianapolis, IN backmark. Controversial Brigadier who gained notoriety for his culpability in the 1866 Fetterman Massacre near Ft. Phil Kearny.


Provenance:  
The Robert Trownsell Collection


Condition:  
Carte slightly trimmed along top edge. 
Sold: $705.00
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