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Two Autographed CDVs of CMOH Winners: Jno. W. Sprague & Julius Stahel
4/30/2014 - Firearms and Militaria: Live Salesroom Auction
Lot of 2: Bvt. Maj. Gen. John W. Sprague, CMOH, ink autographed on verso as Col., 63rd OVI, with Fassett's Gallery, Chicago backmark. Anonymous carte of Maj. Gen. Julius Stahel, CMOH, ink autographed on verso with salutation and 1861 date, Col. 8th NY; Hungarian expatriate who fought under Fremont in the Shenandoah, commanded division at 2nd Manassas, afterwards cavalry commander in the Shenandoah and West Virginia, "greatly distinguished" at Piedmont on June 5, 1864, where he was severely wounded and was later awarded the CMOH in 1893.

Provenance:  
The Robert Trownsell Collection


Condition:  
Sprague carte with minor soiling, else VG.  Stahel VG+.
Sold: $587.50
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