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Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed Military Commission, 6 February 1899.

Auction:
2891T
Lot:
1084
Sold for:
$400$325

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2891T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 18, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed Military Commission, 6 February 1899. Single parchment leaf, partially engraved, fulfilled by hand. Appointing Allan Stewart Farwell (b. 1867) first lieutenant and battalion quartermaster of the thirteenth regiment, infantry, National Guard in New York. With gold seal, signed by Roosevelt as New York Governor, framed, 17 x 11 in.
Estimate $100-200


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Keywords

Allan Stewart Farwell, Roosevelt, Roosevelt family, Schuyler family, Theodore Roosevelt, United States Assistant Secretaries of the Navy

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