Jul 30, 2020 - Sale 2543

Sale 2543 - Lot 55

Price Realized: $ 594
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 600 - $ 900
TAFT AND ROOSEVELT ROOSEVELT, THEODORE. Partly-printed vellum Document Signed, as President, military commission appointing John A. Barry First Lieutenant in the artillery corps. Countersigned by Secretary of War William H. Taft. 19 1/2x1 inches; irregular left edge with moderate loss (not affecting text), some fading to Taft signature (but Roosevelt's relatively bold), moderate staining at lower right edge, docketing at upper left recto, some loss to paper seal. Washington, 18 January 1906