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Four CDVs: Willis A. Gorman, U.S. Grant, Benj. Grierson, Simon G. Griffin
4/30/2014 - Firearms and Militaria: Live Salesroom Auction
Lot of 4: An uncommon Brady vignette view of Maj. Gen. Benj. H. Grierson, Col. 6th IL Cav.; Grierson's Raid in April 1863 earned him a star, afterwards he commanded a division then the Cavalry Corps of the Army of the Mississippi with aplomb. With CDVs of Willis Gorman, by Brady/Anthony; U.S. Grant in profile, by Saltsman, Nashville, TN; and Simon G. Griffin having old ink service notations on verso, plus Brady imprint.

Provenance:  
The Robert Trownsell Collection


Condition:  
Griffin carte trimmed at bottom, light spotting. Gorman CDV with some soiling. Grant CDV trimmed along sides and top edge. Grierson CDV, clipped corners, toning to albumen, staining along bottome edge.
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