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Three Signed CDVs, Iowa BBGs: Hiram Scofield, John Stibbs, Edward Wright
4/30/2014 - Firearms and Militaria: Live Salesroom Auction

Lot of 3: Bvt. Brig. Gen. Hiram Scofield, Col. 47th USCT, earlier Capt. 2nd Iowa Infantry, rose from Pvt. 2nd Iowa at his enlistment, autographed beneath portrait as Col. Bvt. Brig. Gen. John Howard Stibbs, Col. 12th Iowa Infantry, taken POW April 6, 1862 at Shiloh, paroled six months later at Richmond, accidentally wounded by his own gun at May 15, 1863 at Vicksburg, ink signed on verso as Lt. Col. 12th Iowa Veteran Volunteer Infantry. Bvt. Brig. Gen. Edward Wright, Lt. Col. 24th Iowa Infantry, WIA May 16, 1863 at the Battle of Champion Hill (Baker Creek), after the war served as Iowa Sec. of State, carte by Sheldon & Swymmer, New Orleans, autographed beneath portrait and on verso as Maj.



Provenance:  
The Robert Trownsell Collection


Condition:  
Scofield's and Stibbs' with light soiling and trimmed corners. Wright's withgsoiling and discoloration of print, small paper remanant obscuring part of recto signature, and smudged verso signature.
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