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    James K. Polk Certificate of Merit Signed as president. One partially printed page, 14.5" x 9.75", Washington, November 25, 1848, awarding "...Private George Graffincamp, of Company (I) of the 4th Regiment of Infantry, having Distinguished Himself in the service of the United States, on the thirteenth day of September, 1847, in the Battle of Chapultepec...this Certificate of Merit..." Countersigned by William L. Marcy as secretary of war. Folds with scattered spots of foxing.

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    April, 2013
    11th Thursday
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