Lot #17
Warren G. Harding Document Signed as President

Unusual 'short' military commission from President Harding

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Estimate: $600+


Unusual 'short' military commission from President Harding

Partly-printed DS as president, one page, 11.5 x 14.75, April 27, 1921. President Harding appoints James William McAndrew as a "Major General in the Regular Army of the United States." Signed nicely at the conclusion by Warren G. Harding and countersigned by Secretary of War John W. Weeks. The upper left corner is embossed with the War Office seal. In fine condition. An uncommon presidential commission from Harding, which is smaller than typically seen and sans a bottom vignette.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts Featuring Art and Literature
  • Dates: #645 - Ended October 12, 2022

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