Clipped Signature Framed
Date Published: 1864
Description: 1.75 x 4.5-inch clipped signature with rank and inscription: "Truly Yours John W. Geary Bvt. Maj. Genl, U.S. Vols." Nicely framed with a gray matte and a 5.5 x 4.75-inch contemporary steel engraved half-portrait of Geary in military uniform, highlighting his sharp eyes and full beard. Outside measures 14 x 10.25 inches. No place, no date, circa 1864. Near fine condition, with slight browning at the edges.
Comments: Politician and Civil War General who served as Mayor of San Francisco and Governor of both the Kansas Territory and the State of Pennsylvania.Signed: Y
Book ID: 6024