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Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Three Signed Documents, 1902-1907.

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
99
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Three Signed Documents, 1902-1907. All documents are military commissions related to Avery J. Cooper, who served in the Artillery Corps and later the Coast Artillery Corps, two on parchment, some water damage, one countersigned by William Taft as Secretary of War, sizes vary. [together with] Cooper's diploma from the Coast Artillery Corps, dated 1909. (4)
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

Avery J. Cooper, William Taft, Roosevelt, Coastal artillery, Military personnel, Schuyler family, Sons of the American Revolution, Theodore Roosevelt, United States, United States Army Coast Artillery Corps, United States Assistant Secretaries of the Navy, William Howard Taft

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