Signature / Unsigned Photograph.

PORTER, Horace (1837-1921).

From Main Street Fine Books & Mss, ABAA (Galena, IL, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since March 11, 1998

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Medal of Honor-winning (for gallantry at Chickamauga) Union general, aide-de-camp and confidante of Ulysses Grant (1864-65) and author of a controversial 1897 book about his experiences, "Campaigning with Grant"; U.S. ambassador to France (1897-1905). Clipped "Yours truly" (in another hand) and bold signature in brown ink, 5" X 1", n.p., n.d. Near fine. Mounting traces on verso. Accompanied by a fine 5" X 8" head-and-shoulders photograph of Porter in later years, printed in brown ink; undated but circa 1900, likely a book illustration. Bookseller Inventory # 22626

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Title: Signature / Unsigned Photograph.

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Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts has been buying and selling quality books, autographs and ephemera since 1991. We specialize in general antiquarian, first editions, signed books and autographs and documents. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA), Midwest Antiquarian Booksellers Association (MWABA), Universal Autograph Collectors Club (UACC) and The Manuscript Society.

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