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#23 - Andrew Johnson

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Description                           Estimate: $800+          

Manuscript DS, one page both sides, 7.75 x 9.75, no date. A petition recommending a man to serve as timber agent. In full: “The undersigned beg leave respectfully to recommend Mr. Oliver Towles for appointment as timber agent for the Southern District of Alabama Mr. Towles has always been a most thorough efficient, working Democrat, & has never held an office or sought one before. He is amply qualified & is possessed of the active energetic habits so necessary in a post like that he seeks—We therefore request his appointment.” Signed at the conclusion by Johnson as one of numerous supporters. Professionally inlaid into a larger sheet and in fine condition. Accompanied by an unsigned engraved portrait. From the collection of John Augustin Daly. Pre-certified PSA/DNA.

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