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Lincoln, Abraham (1808-1865)

Auction:
2256
Lot:
141
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$6,463$5,500

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2256
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 21, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Lincoln, Abraham (1808-1865), Signed document, August 1st, 1864, one page, as President, commission for William R. Riddle as Captain in the Veteran Reserve Corps, countersigned by Edwin Stanton as Secretary of War, folio, (some holes along folds, creasing).
Estimate $3,000-4,000

Keywords

Lincoln, Veteran Reserve Corps, Edwin Stanton, William R. Riddle, President , Secretary , Abraham Lincoln, Commission, Edwin M. Stanton, Impeachment of Andrew Johnson

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