Lot 122
Civil War Dated Letter Penned at Sea
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Signed "Fredk O. Whitfield," 2pp., octavo, aboard the "U. S. S. 'Commodore Perry,' off Newbern, NC," August 31, 1863, to his wife in Philadelphia, the author being homeward bound with a case of "fever and chills." Included is its original postal cover carrying a Norfolk. Virginia cds. Professionally matted in a wooden frame, the second page is represented by a photocopy so the display can show the entire letter from one side of the frame.

15.25 x 13.75 in.

Objects from the Bob Timberlake Collection, Lexington, NC

Selected objects from The Bob Timberlake Collection Bob Timberlake, an internationally acclaimed realist painter, furniture maker, author, and philanthropist lives in Lexington, North Carolina. Primarily known for his watercolor paintings, his depiction of life in his Native North Carolina has endeared his work to an international audience.

Fine condition overall.

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