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Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
120
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$3,851$3,250

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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 10, 1864, one page, as President, on vellum, military commission issued to Michael Burdett as Hospital Chaplain, countersigned by Edwin Stanton as Secretary of War, folio, (red ink staining in right margin and edge of text, folds, marginal toning and large light brown stain in the cartouche).
Estimate $3,000-5,000

red ink staining in right margin and edge of text, folds, marginal toning and large light brown stain in the cartouche

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Lincoln, Edwin Stanton, Michael Burdett, President, Secretary, Hospital Chaplain

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