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    James Monroe Naval Appointment Signed as President. DS "James Monroe", one page, 12.5" x 8.5" (sight), Washington, D. C., January 1, 1817. Partially printed commission naming William W. Page as Midshipman, countersigned by B. W. Crowninshield, Secretary of the Navy, affixed with Navy Department Seal. Light toning, darker along bottom, professional repairs to top left corner tear, missing top right corner and small hole in body of letter; printed text strong and clean, penned signatures clear and clean, very good condition. Matted below a color portrait print and framed to overall size of 20" x 28".


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    June, 2008
    4th-5th Wednesday-Thursday
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