GRANT, ULYSSES S. 1822-1885.
SIGNED BRADY PORTRAIT OF GRANT AS PRESIDENT.
Photograph Signed (U.S Grant) as President, albumen print cabinet card, 4 by 5 ¾ inch photo laid down to 4 ¼ by 6 ½ inch board, being a portrait of Grant seated in the Brady chair, signed and dated (Oct 27th, 70) at lower mount, with Bradys National Photographic Portrait Gallery imprint on verso, very mild oxidation to image, tiny stain to upper right corner, photo tipped at all edges to matte.
A handsome portrait of Ulysses S. Grant taken midway through his first administration. This photo descends through the family of Emile Kuntz, an important figure in early 20th century Republican party politics in Louisiana.