Lot 121: Partly-printed vellum DS as president, one page, 15.75 x 19.5, December 23, 1913. President Wilson appoints Andre W. Brewster as "Lieutenant-Colonel of Infantry in the service of the United States." Signed at the conclusion by Wilson and countersigned by Secretary of War Lindley M. Garrison. The blue seal affixed to the lower left remains fully intact. In fine condition, with light soiling. On this same date President Wilson signed the act that created and established the Federal Reserve System, a definitive piece of legislation in shaping the future of the American economy.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 467
Wednesday, 13th January 2016
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