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Three Autographed CDVs: Wm. Whipple, Julius White, August Willich
4/30/2014 - Firearms and Militaria: Live Salesroom Auction
Lot of 3: Bvt. Maj. Gen. William D. Whipple '47, ink autographed on verso with salutation and rank, with Wenderoth & Taylor, Philadelphia backmark. A vignette of Bvt. Maj. Gen. Julius white, autographed on verso with salutation, by Hesler, Chicago. Col. 37th IL; led a brigade at Pea Ridge and later complicit and placed under arrest for the loss of Harper's Ferry in 1862. Reinstated Jan. 1863 and given command of a division in the 23rd Corps at Knoxville, then Chief of Staff under Burnside until the Mine disaster ruined his career. Vignette of Bvt. Maj. Gen. August Willich, autographed beneath portrait with rank, by Porter's Gallery, Cincinnati, OH. Col. 32nd IN; German expatriate distinguished at Shiloh and Perryville, POW at Stone's River. Fought a brigade at Chickamauga and later wounded at Resaca ending his exemplary field service.

Provenance:  
The Robert Trownsell Collection


Condition:  
All three cartes at least VG.
Sold: $411.25
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