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    Abraham Lincoln Military Appointment Signed "Abraham Lincoln" and countersigned by Secretary of War Edwin Stanton. One vellum page partly-printed, 14.75" x 19.5", May 18, 1863, "City of Washington". The document appoints "Chambers McKibbin . . . Second Lieutenant in the Fourteenth Regiment of Infantry in the service of the United States." With handsome engraved military and patriotic vignettes and a light blue seal of the Department of War. Tape remnants on verso; minor worm holes.

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    June, 2010
    8th-9th Tuesday-Wednesday
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