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Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
119
Sold for:
$3,081$2,600

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

Description:

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865), Signed document, March 4, 1863, one page, on vellum, as President, commission appointing William H. Morgan an Assistant Adjutant General of Volunteers, countersigned by Edwin Stanton as Secretary of War, folio, (lightly laid down to card, approximately twelve very small holes and pinpoints, only three affecting text, minor fading and smudging).
Estimate $3,000-5,000

lightly laid down to card, approximately twelve very small holes and pinpoints, only three affecting text, minor fading and smudging

Keywords

Lincoln, Edwin Stanton, William H. Morgan, Assistant Adjutant General, President, Secretary, Book design, Calligraphy, Edwin M. Stanton, Fading, Hides

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