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    Abraham Lincoln Military Appointment Signed "Abraham Lincoln" and countersigned by Secretary of War Edwin Stanton. One vellum page partly-printed, 15.75" x 19.75", April 1, 1864, "City of Washington", with handsome engraved military and patriotic vignettes. The document appoints "John Hamilton . . . Second Lieutenant in the First regiment of Infantry in the service of the United States." With the dark blue seal of the Department of War in the upper left.

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    June, 2010
    8th-9th Tuesday-Wednesday
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