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    Porfirio Diaz Letter Signed as newly elected president of Mexico. Two pages of a bifolium, 8.75" x 13.25". Federal City of Mexico, January 1, 1885. A formal letter addressed to the president of Argentina, informing him that he has been favored by his fellow countrymen to serve a second term as president; and has begun his tenure as of December 1 of the previous year (1884). This would be the second of 7 terms that Diaz would serve as president. Signed in full on the second page, and countersigned by his Secretary of State.
    Condition: Age toning, darker at edges. Slight separations occurring at folds at margins.


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    April, 2016
    5th Tuesday
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