Lot 2: Autograph - William W. Allen
Rare Manuscripts, Documents and Autographs #397
December 12, 2012
Amherst, NH, USA
Description: Confederate general (1835-1894) who commanded the Cavalry Corps of the Army of Tennessee. Original 4.25 x 6.5 cabinet photo by J. W. Blyth of Montgomery, Alabama, signed at the bottom in black ink, "Faithfully yours, Wm. W. Allen, Maj. Gen'l C.S.A." Scattered surface marks and soiling, and a noticeable tack hole to the top and two tiny ones to the lower corners, otherwise fine condition.