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Three CDVs, Staff Officer BBGs: Martin McMahon, CMOH, Thomas McParlin, Nathaniel Michler
4/30/2014 - Firearms and Militaria: Live Salesroom Auction
Lot of 3: Brady view of Bvt. Brig. Gen. Martin T. McMahon, pencil signed on verso, Lt. Col. and Asst. Adj. Gen., Army of the Potomac, received two brevets. He was awarded the CMOH for action on 6/30/1862 at White Oak Swamp, VA. McMahon destroyed a valuable train preventing it from falling into the hands of the enemy. CDV of Bvt. Brig. Gen. Thomas A. McParlin, with distressed ink autograph beneath portrait and T. Lilienthal bm, Surgeon, Medical Director, Army of the Potomac, not in BBGB, received single brevet. Anonymous view of Bvt. Brig. Gen. Nathaniel Michler in civilian dress, ink autographed beneath portrait, Chief Engineer, Army of the Potomac, received single brevet.

Provenance:  
The Robert Trownsell Collection


Condition:  
Few light spots on McMahon CDV, plus some staining along mount perimeter. McParlin CDV, scattered spotting on carte. Michler CDV, corners rounded, few very light spots.
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