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1895 Steel Engraving Portrait Lewis Ludington Milwaukee Columbus General HWC1

1895 Steel Engraving Portrait Lewis Ludington Milwaukee Columbus General HWC1

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This is an original 1895 black and white steel engraving of a portrait of Lewis Ludington, who first came to Wisconsin around 1838. Ludington, along with his younger brother Nelson Ludington, nephew Harrison Ludington and business partner Harvey Birchard formed a general goods store in Solomon Juneau's Milwaukee warehouse, which was known as the "Old Corner Store." Lewis Ludington and his son James are credited with the founding of Columbus, Wisconsin in 1845.

CONDITION

This 116+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Moderate wrinkling. - center. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Steel Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7 x 7.75 inches; 18 x 20 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

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