Partly-printed vellum DS as president, signed "M. Van Buren," one page, 13.75 x 17.75, July 10, 1838. President Van Buren appoints George H. Griffin as an "Assistant Adjutant General with the brevet rank of Captain, in the service of the United States.” Signed at the conclusion by Martin Van Buren; the signature from Secretary of War Joel R. Poinsett appears to be stamped. The embossed white War Office seal remains affixed to upper left panel. In fine condition.
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