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    Abraham Lincoln Document Signed "Abraham Lincoln." One page, 10.75" x 7.75", Washington D.C., April 17th, 1861. This document is an appointment that announces that Edward C. Carrington is appointed as an Attorney for the District of Columbia. The document is signed by President Lincoln as well as Secretary of State William H. Seward. The document is in fine condition; usual folds are present; staining and soiling present along vertical fold; embossed seal still intact; signatures are bold and dark! From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
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