Partly-printed vellum DS as president, signed "Benj. Harrison," one page, 15.75 x 19.5, January 7, 1892. President Harrison appoints William M. Wherry as a “Major of Infantry in the service of the United States.” Signed at the conclusion by Benjamin Harrison, and countersigned by Secretary of War Stephen B. Elkins. The embossed blue War Office seal remains affixed to lower left corner. In fine condition.
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