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    Abraham Lincoln Political Appointment Signed as president and countersigned by Secretary of State William H. Seward. One page, 14.75" x 10", "City of Washington", April 18, 1861, appointing Robert Murray of New York "to be Marshal of the United States for the Southern District of New York." Lincoln's signature is bold, but some letters (the "A" and "ham" in "Abraham") have smeared. Some separations exist along the folds. Darkly-toned tape remnants appear along the upper right edge and lower right edge.

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    June, 2010
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