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    George Dewey Lot of Documents Signed consisting of five 1893 dated checks drawn on the Washington-based bank Riggs & Co. Each check is partly printed, and filled in and signed by Dewey. They are all 7.75" x 3" in size and in fine condition. Dewey, hero of the Spanish American War, is the only person in the history of the United States to attain the rank Admiral of the Navy, the senior-most rank in that branch of the service. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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