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    Union General Winfield Scott Hancock Autograph Letter Signed. Two pages with integral blank, 5.25" x 8.5", Governor's Island, New York, November 15, 1885, to Maryland Senator Arthur P. Gorman recommending the appointment of a Col. Franklin as "Naval Officer of the Port of Baltimore, is case of a vacancy there." Of note is the presence of a cipher written in pencil on the blank.

    Condition: Mounting remnants on the blank. The horizontal fold is separating at the right edge of the first page and there are three small holes through all pages. Ink bleed-through has caused some discoloration.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    4th-5th Wednesday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 8
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