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    Andrew Johnson Signed Presidential Military Appointment. One partially-printed vellum page, 15.5" x 19.25". Washington; May 23, 1866, appointing Thomas L. Swann to the rank of "Lieutenant Commander in the Navy". Countersigned by Gideon Welles as the Secretary of the Navy. With military vignettes and an orange paper seal affixed at the bottom center.

    Condition: Deep folds, with some discoloration due to aging.


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    Auction Dates
    April, 2016
    5th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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