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Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
118
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$5,333$4,500

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865), Signed document, July 22, 1861, one page, as President, issued to John S. Keyes an appointment as Marshal of the United States in the district of Massachusetts, countersigned by William Seward as Secretary of State, seal intact, folio, (right edge with 2 in. tear, upper center edge with small tear and to base edge as well, left edge curled and lightly toned with minor chipping).
Estimate $3,000-4,000

right edge with 2 inch tear, upper center edge with small tear and to base edge as well, left edge curled and lightly toned with minor chipping.

Keywords

Lincoln, United States, John S. Keyes, William Seward, Marshal, Marshal of the United States, President, Secretary of State, Massachusetts, Sports

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