Lot 78: Five short strands of Grant's hair encapsulated in a plastic sleeve and matted with an 1885 memorial card and envelope, and three stereoviews of Grant's funeral, to an overall size of 18 x 16. In fine condition. Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from University Archives/John Reznikoff. These strands were taken from a lock obtained by an employee of undertaker Reverend Stephen Merritt when interring the late president.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 456
Wednesday, 15th July 2015
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