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This handwritten letter, dated October 8, 1862, is written from Abraham Lincoln to an unidentified recipient, informing the appointment of Thomas M. Smith as Fifth Auditor of the Treasury in the absence of John C. Underwood. The letter is signed by Abraham Lincoln.
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Correspondence; Military appointments
Mississippi State University Libraries, Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Original Manuscript Collection, Series 2: Abraham Lincoln Legal Documents, 1837-1859, Box 1, Folder 48
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Letter, Abraham Lincoln to Unknown, re: Thomas Smith, Fifth Auditor of Treasury, October 8, 1862, Original Manuscript Collection, Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.