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    Ulysses S. Grant Appointment Signed "U. S. Grant" as president. One partially printed page, 17.75" x 11.25", Washington, February 20, 1871, countersigned by Hamilton Fish as secretary of sate, appointing "Charles R. McFadden...with the advice and consent of the Senate...Deputy Postmaster at Waterville, in the State of Maine...And to have and to hold the said Office...for the term of four years...'" Blind embossed paper Seal of the United States in the lower left. Very light, uneven toning. Weakened folds separating at the intersections with no loss of paper and not affecting the text. Grant's signature is bold and very bright.

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    October, 2012
    4th-5th Thursday-Friday
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