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Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
122
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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, March 26, 1862, one page, on vellum, as President, appointment of Herbert M. Griffiths as a Carpenter in the United States Navy, countersigned by Gideon Welles as Secretary of the Navy, folio, together with some genealogical information on the family, (folds, seal with split, very bright and fresh).
Estimate $3,000-5,000

folds, seal with split, very bright and fresh

Keywords

Lincoln, United States Navy, Gideon Welles, Herbert M. Griffiths, Carpenter, President, Secretary, Abraham Lincoln, Ben Folds, United States Secretary of the Navy

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