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    Anson Jones Document Signed "Anson Jones" as president of the Republic of Texas. One page, partially printed, 9.25" x 11.25", Washington [Texas], August 12, 1845, granting "John H. Seward...duly elected to the office of Justice of the Peace, in and for Precinct No. 3, in the County of Washington...power to exercise and discharge all and singular the duties and trusts, under the Constitution and Laws, to the office aforesaid." Countersigned by Secretary of State Ebenezer Allen. Jones' bold signature and paraph is bright. Blind stamped seal of the Republic of Texas at left. Middle fold is detaching on the right edge. Toning along the left and top margins. Very good. Included with an engraved portrait of "The Architect of Annexation" Anson Jones.

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    March, 2012
    3rd Saturday
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