Sale 17BP01 | Lot 154

[CIVIL WAR-CONFEDERATE] Group of signed items.

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Photographs

Lot Details

Lot 154
[CIVIL WAR-CONFEDERATE] Group of signed items.
Comprising LEE, ROBERT E. Signature on document. Louisville: 25 April 1855. Document signed "R.E. Lee" as Lt. Colonel of the 2nd Cavalry, the text in Lee's hand acknowledging receipt of a circular. 4 1/4 x 3 1/2 inches (11.5 x 9 cm); framed. The document trimmed close and possibly clipped, show through of adhesive on verso, unexamined out of frame; EARLY, JUBAL. Autograph letter signed. Rocky Mount, VA: 20 January 1841. 1 page letter in ink signed "JA Early" on a financial matter. Usual folds, visible split and wear along two folds, a good example of a very early example of his signature, unexamined out of frame; and an 1879 letter from Jefferson Davis, possibly signed for him by his wife Varina.


Estimate: $700 - $1,000
Sold for $1,625 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $700 - $1,000
Sold for $1,625 (includes buyer's premium)

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Rare Books, Autographs & Photographs

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