Lot #17
Warren G. Harding Document Signed as President

Unusual 'short' military commission from President Harding

This lot has closed

Estimate: $600+

Description

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





This item is Pre-Certified by PSA/DNA
Buy a third-party letter of authenticity for $100.00

*This item has been pre-certified by a trusted third-party authentication service, and by placing a bid on this item, you agree to accept the opinion of this authentication service. If you wish to have an opinion rendered by a different authenticator of your choosing, you must do so prior to your placing of any bid. RR Auction is not responsible for differing opinions submitted 30 days after the date of the sale.