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    John Quincy Adams Manuscript Letter Signed as Secretary of State. One page, 8" x 7", Washington, February 14, 1825, to Dutee J. Pearce, appointing him U.S. Attorney for Rhode Island. The letter is sent on behalf of the "President and with the advice and consent of the Senate..." Adams would become President about two weeks after writing this letter. Mail folds, with separations thereat. The bold signature is barely touched at the "y" by a separation, and has slight ink burn affecting the "A".

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