Banks [1816 1894] was an American politician and a Union general during the American Civil War. Upon the outbreak of war Banks was appointed by President Abraham Lincoln as one of the first''political'' major generals over the heads of West Point regulars and served from 1861 until 1864. After the war he was elected as the 24th Governor of Massachusetts, a Member of the U. S house of Representatives, and as the 21st Speaker of the House.
Banks signed on a page. Banks Waltham, Mass'' in black fountain pen and the page measure 5.00 x 2.25 inches. The page has trivial toning otherwise it is in fine condition.The autograph is authentic and will be a desirable addition to any Civil War collection. We have listed a nice collection of military, aviation, explorers, political and astronaut autographs. Our policy is simple, all our autographs are researched and guaranteed authentic with''No'' time limits. Check out my other items.
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