LINCOLN, ABRAHAM

A one page document signed by Lincoln as President, appointing Albert Powell to the rank of 2nd Lieutenant in the 10th Regiment of Infantry. Also signed by Simon Cameron as Secretary of War, on March 19th, 1861. With an engraved vignette of an American eagle at the top of the document and a military hardware scene depicting flags and cannons at the bottom. A wonderful display piece!  $7,950