October 29, 2016, 9:00 AM PST
Rancho Santa Fe, CA, USALive Auction
Lot 349: 1864 Civil War VOLUNTEER SERVICE Certificate Printed Abraham Lincoln Signature(52 views)
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1864 Civil War Ohio "Volunteer Service" Certificate with Rare Printed Facsimile Signature of President Abraham Lincoln
December 15, 1864-Dated Civil War Period, Partially-Printed Document Signed (in Print) "Abraham Lincoln" as President and "Edwin Stanton" Secretary of War, both with Facsimile Signatures, Framed, Choice Crisp Extremely Fine.
This is an original 1864 Civil War Document, issued for "100 Days of Loyal Service" in the Ohio National Guard, simple wood framed and measures 17" x 14.5". It was made to Sargeant Thomas M Elliott of the 156 Ohio National Guard specifically for his 100 days of Service during the Civil War. Manuscript portions of this Very Rare Form Document are authentically Handwritten, clear and readable. It bears the Printed, Facsimile Signatures (Not Hand-Signed!) of Abraham Lincoln as President and Edwin Stanton as Secretary of War. These documents are now quite rare, and are themselves indeed authentic pieces of Civil War history. An affordable, December 15, 1864-Dated true Civil War Period "Abraham Lincoln" and "Edwin Stanton" imprinted signature authentic Document, that is nicely framed and ready for display.