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16th President, led country through Civil War, assassinated. WAR DATED, Jan 1 1863, AES, in full: "Respectfully submitted to the Secretary of War. A. Lincoln, Jan. 5, 1863", 7.75x9.75, penned by Lincoln on the blank reverse of the second page of a handwritten letter addressed to Lincoln by Major General Robert Schenck, in part: "I dislike to ask anything for one of my own family, but I have a nephew…now in the Eleventh Reg't Iowa Volunteer Infantry, in Genl. Grant's army, whom I earnestly recommend to you for appointment to a Second Lieutenancy to fill any vacancy in one of the new Regiments of the United States Army. He is…a brave gallant and promising young soldier."

Condition: EX+
ABRAHAM LINCOLN (1809-1865) WAR DATED AUTOGRAPH ENDORSEMENT SIGNED AS PRESIDENT--TO THE SECRETARY OF WARABRAHAM LINCOLN (1809-1865) WAR DATED AUTOGRAPH ENDORSEMENT SIGNED AS PRESIDENT--TO THE SECRETARY OF WARABRAHAM LINCOLN (1809-1865) WAR DATED AUTOGRAPH ENDORSEMENT SIGNED AS PRESIDENT--TO THE SECRETARY OF WARABRAHAM LINCOLN (1809-1865) WAR DATED AUTOGRAPH ENDORSEMENT SIGNED AS PRESIDENT--TO THE SECRETARY OF WAR
ABRAHAM LINCOLN (1809-1865) WAR DATED AUTOGRAPH ENDORSEMENT SIGNED AS PRESIDENT--TO THE SECRETARY OF WAR
ABRAHAM LINCOLN (1809-1865) WAR DATED AUTOGRAPH ENDORSEMENT SIGNED AS PRESIDENT--TO "THE SECRETARY OF WAR"
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Final Bid: $5,317.00
Number Bids: 7
Auction closed on Friday, February 9, 2018.
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