Original printed proclamation, 5.5 x 8.75, three pages on two adjoining sheets, dated April 12, 1865. Three proclamations made by President Abraham Lincoln, titled “General Orders No. 50,” concerning military blockades, the collection of duties on imports, the correction of Key West’s status as an open port to commerce, and the privileges and immunity of vessels of war. In fine condition.
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