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    Sam Houston Appointment Signed. One partially printed vellum page, 14.75" x 11.75", Austin, December 29, 1859. This document, boldly signed in full "Sam Houston", appointed "F. T. Duffau to the Office of Trustee of the Deaf and Dumb Asylum of the State of Texas." Countersigned by E.W. Cave as Secretary of State. The Official Seal of the State of Texas, in green wax, is included at bottom left.

    Condition: Document has been reinforced with backing material. With flattened folds, minor paper loss at corners. Light staining at centerfold and edges; the seal is fine.


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    March, 2018
    17th Saturday
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