Nov 01, 2016 - Sale 2428

Sale 2428 - Lot 155

Price Realized: $ 5,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,500 - $ 5,000
LINCOLN, ABRAHAM. Partly-printed vellum Document Signed, as President, military commission appointing Lewis T. Barney Assistant Adjutant General of Volunteers. Countersigned by Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton. 19x15 1/2 inches; all edges folded behind document, extreme edges with remnants of prior mounting, loss to each corner, minor fading to text but signature bold, docketing at upper left recto, minor scattered soiling, paper seal intact. Washington, 3 March 1864

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with--Andrew Johnson. Partly-printed vellum document, bearing stamped signature, appointing Lewis T. Barney Major General by brevet "for gallant and meritorious services during the War." 18 1/2x15 inches; edges folded around board. Washington, 12 June 1868.