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    Andrew Johnson: Presidential Appointment. 16 ½" x 12 ½" [sight] document appointing Charles Fauconnet Vice Consul of France at Galveston, Texas, dated October 2, 1866. Signed by Secretary of State William Seward and President Andrew Johnson. Embossed saw-tooth paper seal of the Department of State affixed to the left. Folded in eighths with tape stains on two folds, not affecting signatures. Handsomely matted and framed with caption card to an overall size of 33" x 21". The frame was designed by Donald Dow and produced by Newcomb Macklin of Chicago.


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    January, 2015
    24th Saturday
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