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Pershing, John J. (1860-1948) Seated portrait.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06196.233 Author/Creator: Pershing, John J. (1860-1948) Place Written: s.l. Type: Photograph Date: 1939/05 Pagination:

Seated portrait in uniform. Inscribed to Hilldring.

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