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    Franklin D. Roosevelt: Signed Appointment as New York Governor.
    -January 1, 1931. Albany, New York. 17.5" x 15".
    -To: James J. Mahoney, Assistant Secretary to the Governor.
    -Light toning and staining, else near fine.

    This official state of New York document appointing James J. Mahoney Assistant Secretary to Governor Roosevelt features the official state gold seal at bottom left and a bold FDR signature at bottom right. The document is also signed at bottom center by Secretary of State Edward Flynn.


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