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Set of Chess Pieces Owned by Judge John F. Long

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Identifier: 1960-198-0000

Title: Set of Chess Pieces Owned by Judge John F. Long

Description: This incomplete set of chess pieces reputedly once belonged to Judge John F. Long, and is the one he used in playing chess with Ulysses S. Grant. John F. Long was a close friend of U. S. Grant and served as Grant's St. Louis agent during Grant's presidency.

Rights: UND

Place: United States

Dates: after 1840

Type(s): Piece, Chess

Maker/Creator:

Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865

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