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Union Generals, Department of the Gulf, Five Civil War CDVs

Lot comprising common Anthony-Brady views of three staff officers and two brevet Major Generals who served in the Department of the Gulf under Banks including: Brig. General George L. Andrews, Chief of Staff to Gen. Banks, (bvt. Maj. Gen., m/o 8/24/65); Brig. General James Bowen (Provost Marshall Gen. Dept of Gulf, resigned in wake of Red River disaster, bvt. Maj. Gen. 3/13/65); the distinguished Brig. General. Cuvier Grover (WIA 10/19/64 Cedar Creek, five wartime brevets to Maj. Gen., died in service 6/6/85 as Colonel, 1st US Cav.); Brig. Gen. & Quartermaster General USA Montgomery Meigs (bvt. Maj. Gen. 7/5/64, retired 2/6/82); and Brig. Gen. Thomas W. Sherman (WIA 5/27/63 at Port Hudson, two wartime brevets to Maj. Gen. 3/13/65, retired as Maj. Gen. 12/31/70).

Provenance:The Ed Steers Lincolniana & Civil War Collection

Condition:CDVs uniformly near VG. With moderate edge wear and slight handling.

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$999
06/21/2012

 

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