Oct 22, 2015 - Sale 2394

Sale 2394 - Lot 163

Price Realized: $ 5,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000
LINCOLN, ABRAHAM. Autograph Endorsement dated and Signed, "A. Lincoln," as President, on slip of paper removed from larger sheet: "Respectfully submitted to the Sec. of War," above which is an endorsement written and signed by Senator James A. McDougall: "I recommend the within appointment." 4x3 1/2 inches; marginal discoloration from prior matting, remnants of prior mounting overall verso, minor smudging to text of both endorsements. Np, 29 August 1861