Lot 42: Partly-printed vellum DS as president, signed "R. B. Hayes," one page, 15.75 x 19.25, November 27, 1877. President Hayes appoints Daniel A. Frederick as "Additional Second Lieutenant in the Tenth Regiment of Infantry in the service of the United States." Signed at the conclusion by President Hayes and countersigned by Secretary of War George W. McCrary. Slight wear to the intact blue seal affixed to the upper left. In fine condition, with intersecting storage folds (one horizontal fold passing through the first three letters of the signature), slight scattered soiling, and a few holes along top edge.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 466
Wednesday, 9th December 2015
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