May 05, 2016 - Sale 2413

Sale 2413 - Lot 145

Estimate: $ 1,200 - $ 1,800
JOHNSON, ANDREW. Partly-printed vellum Document Signed, as President, military commission appointing Robert N. Scott Assistant Adjutant General of Volunteers with the rank of Major. Countersigned by Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton. 19 1/4x15 3/4 inches; deep folds, docketing at upper left recto, minor loss to paper seal. Washington, 20 April 1865

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with--Two partly-printed vellum documents, each with stamped signatures, military appointments for Robert N. Scott, including one in recognition of services at the Battle of Gaines's Mill. 19x16 inches; deep folds, some scattered cockling, paper seals mostly intact. Washington, 30 July; 10 September 1866.