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Three Autographed CDVs, Illinois BBGs: Robert F. Smith, Frederick A. Starring, John Tillson
4/30/2014 - Firearms and Militaria: Live Salesroom Auction
Lot of 3: T.M. Schleier, Nashville, TN carte of Bvt. Brig. Gen. Robert Frederick Smith, ink autographed on verso, Col., 16th Illinois Inf., received single brevet. Brady carte of Bvt. Brig. Gen. Frederick A. Starring, ink autographed beneath portrait, Maj., 46th Illinois Inf.; 2nd Illinois Light Artillery; Col., 72nd Illinois Inf.; received single brevet. Anonymous CDV of Bvt. Brig. Gen. John Tillson, ink autographed beneath portrait and on verso, Col., 10th Illinois Inf.; Capt., 19th US Army Inf.; received single brevet. 

Provenance:  
The Robert Trownsell Collection


Condition:  
Smith CDV, toning to carte, image has lightened a bit, light spotting on surface. Tillson CDV, image has lightened, toning to carte, few light spots.
Sold: $323.13
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