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    Andrew Johnson Framed Signed Pardon. One page, Framed 12" x 12.5", Washington, D.C., June 26, 1865. Grants conditional pardon to a J.L. Clayton. Document mostly printed, says in full: "I hereby authorize and direct the Secretary of State to affix the Seal of the United States to a warrant for the conditional pardon of J. L. Clayton, dated this day, and signed by me and for so doing this shall be his warrant." Andrew Johnson, seventeenth president of the United States, became President after the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. He led the initial process of reconstruction in the aftermath of the American Civil War. Piece is beautifully framed and perfect for display. Near very fine condition.

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    October, 2008
    17th-18th Friday-Saturday
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