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Fillmore, Millard (1800-1874)

Auction:
2571B
Lot:
43
Sold for:
$796$650

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2571B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 13, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Fillmore, Millard (1800-1874), Signed document, one page, August 26th, 1850, on vellum, military appointment of George A.H. Blake to Major in the First Regiment of Dragoons, countersigned by Charles Conrad as Secretary of War, seal intact, vignette engraved by J.V.N. and C.H. Throop, Washington City, 17 3/4 by 14 in., (slightly faded, scattered spotting and wrinkling).
Estimate $700-900

Keywords

Washington City, First Regiment of Dragoons, Charles Conrad, George A.H. Blake, Secretary, Book design, Calligraphy, Hides, Millard, Seal

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