Civil War Passport 1861 Signed By William H Seward
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Civil War Passport 1861 Signed By William H Seward:
Passport Signed by William H Seward as Secretary of State, issued to George A Meyer, August 21, 1861, just after the beginning of the Civil War. Passport is mounted on linen (for durability) and bound into a small booklet, done at the time of issue; reverse of passport contains one consular stamp from Bremen (Germany), the booklet also contains one consular stamp from the US consulate at Bremen good for travel in Europe plus another consular stamp from Berlin. Seward signs at the bottom of the passport. Passport measures 10 X 15 inches and has been cut down to fit into the booklet at the time it was made. William H Seward was Secretary of State during both the Lincoln and Johnson administrations, he was one of Lincoln’s must trusted advisors and was responsible for the purchase of Alaska from Russia in 1867. Passport and booklet in very fine condition. Very nice package containing a Civil War era passport signed by an historical person.Multiple purchases will be sent together for one shipping cost. When you buy more than one item you save by paying no extra shipping; a significant savings when you buy several certificates. With still modest prices, this is a great time to start collecting these beautiful and historically interesting documents, which are often printed with banknote quality engraving.If you buy more than one item please wait for invoice with correct postage before paying.Buyer pays $3.50 first class mail to US and Canadian addresses only; foreign buyers welcome; shipping to foreign addresses $12.00 for packages under $200 value, $25.00 for secure registered mail for packages over $200 value. Full value will be declared for foreign customs. Paypal accepted as well as other payment forms. offer with confidence, all items guaranteed authentic and as described or money back. Items usually mailed within 3 days of receipt of payment.Sam Withers
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