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    Abraham Lincoln Postal Appointment Signed as president. One partially printed page, 15.5" x 10.5" (sight), Washington, July 26, 1861, appointing "Scott W. Updike...Deputy Postmaster at Rochester, in the State of New York; and do authorized and empower him to execute and fulfil [sic] the duties of that Office according to the Law...for the term of four years..." Countersigned by Secretary of State William H. Seward. Blind embossed Seal of the President at lower left. Smoothed folds; light soiling at lower right corner, else fine. Framed to an overall size of 17" x 12".

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    October, 2012
    4th-5th Thursday-Friday
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