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    Franklin D. Roosevelt: Document Signed as President.
    -May 9, 1939. Washington, D.C. 23" x 19".
    -To: Daniel C Roper, District of Columbia.
    -Toned with the blind embossed paper Great Seal of the United States in lower left. Contains 1" tear on right edge. Mounting residue on verso; fine.

    In this document, FDR appoints his former Secretary of Commerce Daniel C. Roper of the District of Columbia an "Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary of the United States of America" to Canada, co-signed by Secretary of State Cordell Hull. Roper, a former member of South Carolina's House of Representatives and government official, served as ambassador to Canada only through 1939.

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