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    Theodore Roosevelt Document Signed as president and countersigned by Secretary of War Elihu Root. One page, 21" x 16", August 10, 1903, "City of Washington". Both signatures are large, bold, and clear. Toned with no folds; very fine.

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    This document appoints Elias Chandler "Major of Infantry". Chandler (1856-1909), who had commanded the First Arkansas Regiment during the Spanish-American War, retired from the military with this rank in 1906. With large blue U.S. War Office seal.

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