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Jesse James Auction Artifact – Lacks Provenance

The James D. Julia auction house, in Maine of all places, is claiming an 1860 Army revolver they have for auction came through a “direct descendant of the James family.”  The descendant is not identified.  Some of the James family have lived in New England since the 1880s. The auction house does not identify the provenance for its claim that… (more…)