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The object is a military commission pass dated 1865 and signed by Major General David Hunter, member of the committee that presided over the Lincoln assassination conspiracy trial; It is mounted in a folder with an engraved portrait of Hunter
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
2 1/4 X 3 1/2 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
ink on paper
Recto: MILITARY COMMISSION, / Washington, ____ 1865. / ADMIT _____________ / D. Hunter [signature] / President of Commission. (4501A); Recto, bottom, signature: D. Hunter (4501B)
Hunter, David, 1802-1886; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Assassination
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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See item # 4501 B.
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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