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Sale of Civil War soldier's skull abandoned after outcry

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An auction house's plan to put the skull of an unknown Civil War-era soldier up for sale Tuesday was abandoned after it drew criticism from Gettysburg National Military Park officials. The skull will instead be donated to the National Park Service. Estate Auction Company had initially hoped to get between $50,000 to $250,000 from a private collector or a museum for the item, according to a...

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