Partly printed document, on vellum, promoting Winfield Scott Pugh, Jr. to Assistant Surgeon in the Navy with the Rank of Lieutenant, junior grade, signed by Theodore Roosevelt. Theodore Roosevelt.

Partly printed document, on vellum, promoting Winfield Scott Pugh, Jr. to Assistant Surgeon in the Navy with the Rank of Lieutenant, junior grade, signed by Theodore Roosevelt.

Washington, DC: 23 September 1903.

With the stamp of the navy affixed, and countersigned by the Secretary of the Navy William Hood. 1 vols. 15 3/4" x 19 3/4" tall. Chip in left margin, a few relatively unobtrusive spots, else very good. Item #12808

Interestingly, the commission was to last, according to the autograph completion of the document, "until the end of the next session of the Senate," instead of simply "for the time being" as the printed portion states.

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