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    Abraham Lincoln Military Appointment Signed "Abraham Lincoln". One vellum page, partially printed, 13.5" x 17.5" (sight), Washington, March 2, 1863, with handsome engraved military and patriotic vignettes and countersigned by Edwin M. Stanton as secretary of war, appointing "...Samuel Bruch...Assistant Quartermaster of Volunteers with the rank of Captain in the service of the United States." With the green seal of the War Office in the upper left. Smoothed folds; lightly toned, especially along the edges. Lincoln's signature is fading slightly, but wholly legible. Framed to an overall size of 18.25" x 22".

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    8th Saturday
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