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    James Monroe Military Appointment Signed. One partially-printed vellum page, 14" x 17", Washington, January 13, 1825, appointing "Thomas R. Gedney . . . Lieutenant in the Navy." With handsome engraved military and patriotic vignettes. Countersigned by Samuel L. Southard as secretary of war. Seal of the Department of Navy in the center of the lower margin. Monroe's signature is faded slightly. Smoothed folds.

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    April, 2013
    11th Thursday
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