Known as "Lord Beresford," this British admiral is remembered for his part in the bombardment of Alexandria in the Egyptain War of 1882 and the Nile expedition (1884-85). Item #26952
LS, 1p, 5" X 8", Chicago, IL, 1899 February 19. Addressed to Miss F. Maryanna Neumann. Very good. Moderately age toned, with mounting traces at corners. "I have much pleasure in sending you my autograph," he notes, signing large and bold. A nice example.