Carte De Visite

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Photograph, carte de visite, mounted on white card, double gold line rim, outer line wider, composite image of portraits of four prominent Civil War generals. At upper left: Gen. U.S. Grant; upper right: Gen. William T. Sherman; lower left: Gen. George H. Thomas; lower right: Gen. James B. McPherson. Handwritten on back "Compliment/ of Gen Grant/ To/ Miss Shepley".