Rare books and signed editions by Abraham Lincoln, including finely bound sets of his collected works.
Regularly stocked works by Lincoln include the Sponsors Edition of Collected Works.
LINCOLN, Abraham. Appointment document dated 2 March 1863, signed by Lincoln as President, and countersigned by his Secretary of War, Edwin M. Stanton.
Washington, DC : 1863The document appoints Carl Proegler an Assistant Surgeon of Volunteers, effective from October 4, 1862, signed in full by Lincoln and Stanton. This appointment was made four months before the Battle of Gettysburg. Dr Proegler (1837-1907) was born in Cologne and educated at Erlangen, Würzburg, and Berlin, graduating from the latter in 1859, and studying... Learn More£8,000.00
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