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The only photograph which shows General Grant in middle age without a beard or mustache. While he was President the Treasury Department wanted to use his picture on one of the issues of paper money, and at someone's suggestion he shaved off his beard and sat for a profile photograph. The Treasury Department finally decided not to use this picture. Meserve Collection.

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