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    Ulysses S. Grant Pardon Signed "U. S. Grant" as President. One page, partially printed, 8.5" x 11", Washington, D. C., April 3, 1873, central portion of the document with a frame silhouette, otherwise with a bold signature and in near fine condition. President Grant pardoned, commuted or rescinded the convictions of 1,332 people during his Presidency, among them many former leaders of the defeated Confederacy. The document reads, in part: "I hereby authorize and direct the Secretary of State to affix the Seal of the United States to a warrant for the pardon of John L. Moore dated this day, and signed by me and for so doing this shall be his warrant." Additional research may reveal the circumstances attendant to Mr. Moore's pardon.

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    December, 2011
    8th-9th Thursday-Friday
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