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    Sale 2492 | Lot 219
    Price Realized: $1,750With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2492 Lot 219

      FAMOUS IMAGE OF JAPANESE SURRENDER (WORLD WAR II.) CHESTER W. NIMITZ. Photograph Signed and Inscribed, "To William E. Reeves, Chief Electrician's Mate, USN, ret, with best wishes and warm regards to an old shipmate. C.W. Nimitz, Fleet Admiral, USN," showing him in the act of signing the Japanese Instrument of Surrender in 1945. Signed and inscribed in the margin below the image. 11x14 inches overall; backed, a few faint vertical creases through image. Np, nd

      Estimate $2,500 - 3,500

      From the Collection of William Wheeler III.


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,750