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    William McKinley Manuscript Senate Resolution Signed as President. Three pages (two sheets), 10" x 13.5", City of Washington, November 23, 1900. Countersigned by John Hay as Secretary of State. Elegant manuscript executed in black and red calligraphy reads, in part: "In Article II insert, after 'larceny' provided that the value of the property or the amount of money so embezzled or stolen is not less than $200 or 420 sole." Text indicates that a duplicate copy of the amendment was sent to Lima, Peru. Near fine with ight showthrough on page three. Blind embossed seal is complete with a few spots of foxing at its perimeter.

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