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Ulysses S. Grant, Carte de Visite, Signed as Lt. General

A Classic Grant Carte, Signed With Rank

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Ulysses S. Grant signed this carte de visite as Lieutenant General.

A waist-up view of Grant in uniform as Major General taken circa 1863 with two stars on his shoulder strap.  But brought to him after March 1864, as he signs as a Lieutenant General.

Bold ink signature and rank; very good tonality.

Grant, Ulysses S. (Union General of the Army)  Albumen Carte-de-Visite, signed “U. S. Grant, Lt. Gen. U.S.A.” on the mount below the image.  Nashville, TN:  T. F.  Saltsman Successor to C. C. Giers (backmark); 2-1/2” x 4”.