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    William McKinley Document Signed as president and countersigned by "John D. Long" as secretary of the navy. One vellum page partially printed, 15.5" x 19.25", Washington, D.C., March 11, 1901. This document, "with the advice and consent of the Senate" advanced Carl W. Jungen "five numbers in rank on the list of Lieutenants in the Navy for Eminent and Conspicuous Conduct in Battle." In the lower left is hand-written, "To take rank next after Lieutenant John Hood." This document, engraved with maritime and martial vignettes and affixed with dark blue U. S. Navy seal, would be a beautiful display. Age-toned; exhibits no folds and has a very bold "William McKinley" signature; fine.

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    17th-18th Friday-Saturday
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