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    James Polk Military Certificate Signed as president. One partially-printed vellum page, 15.75" x 10", "City of Washington," November 25, 1848, awarding "Private Isaac Jacobson of Company C. of the 5th Regiment of Infantry, having Distinguished Himself in the Service of the United States, on the twentieth day of August 1847 in the Battle of San Antonio . . . the Certificate of Merit." The document is countersigned by War Secretary William L. Marcy. With smoothed folds and mat burn.

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    April, 2011
    8th-9th Friday-Saturday
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