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Vintage Book Plates of Dewey - $20 (Holmdel)

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condition: good
Vintage color book plates of George Dewey, (1837-1917), initially Lieutenant of the U.S.S. Mississippi during the Civil War, and ending up as the Admiral of the Navy. He was promoted to Captain of the U.S.S. Dolphin in 1884. Book plates are likely from a book from the early 1900's. They are captioned as follows:

* "Lieutenant Dewey Leaving the Sinking Mississippi": very good condition.
* "Captain Dewey Enforcing Obedience on the Dolphin": good condition; some wear on bottom and left edges.

post id: 7757029953

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