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    Ulysses S. Grant Affix the Seal Signed. "U.S. Grant." One partially-printed page with integral blank, 8" x 10", Washington, August 7, 1874 ordering the secretary of state (Hamilton Fish) to "affix the Seal of the United States to a Warrant for the unconditional pardon of Alexander Burghardt." Docketed on the verso.

    Condition: Smoothed folds. Mild mat burning along the margins. One small spot of foxing. Grant's signature shows some slight ink smudging.


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    April, 2016
    5th Tuesday
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