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    Nelson A. Miles Signed Military Appointment Partly-printed document signed "Nelson A. Miles," 15.25" x 9.25", Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, June 23, 1875 appointing Augustus Rathueau as a corporal in the Fifth Infantry. It was Miles who led the hunt for Sitting Bull following the defeat of Custer at Little Big Horn in 1876. Light soling at right margin otherwise very clean and bright. Simply and tastefully matted and ready for framing. From the collection of Bradley O'Leary. Accompanied by COA from PSA/DNA.

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    April, 2005
    13th Wednesday
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