[ELMER ELLSWORTH]. Collection of 32 Col. Elmer Ellsworth mourning covers, including:

Only one duplicate, "Our Cause is Just, Fight on, Remember Ellsworth," black and white view of several Union soldiers in various uniforms (one is lacking "Hedge &c!" lower right); a third copy of this is in color. Lot also includes "Col. Ellsworth, His Last Letter to his Parents;" several other quotes by Ellsworth beneath his portrait; "Incidents of the War. Zouave Pluck;" a supposed quote from Frank (Pvt. Francis Brownell), "Father - Col Ellsworth was shot dead this morning. I killed his murderer," (two different with this quote); several poems/song lyrics - "Union Now & For Ever," and "Memorial to Col. Ellsworth;" "Col. Ellsworth leaving for the seat of War," one black and white, one in RWB; and several "Remember Ellsworth" and "Avenge Ellsworth." Eighteen in red-white-blue, the rest black-and-white; one of the color has b&w portrait on left, RWB flag on right.


All unused.

Estimate: $400 - $600
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