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McKinley, William (1843-1901) [Appointment of Philip R. Ward, First Lieutenant of Artillery]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00778.17 Author/Creator: McKinley, William (1843-1901) Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Document signed Date: 26 December 1900 Pagination: 1 p. : vellum : docket ; 50.3 x 40.5 cm

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Summary of Content: Appointment of Philip R. Ward to First Lieutenant of Artillery, beginning August 10,1900. Signed by William McKinley as President, countersigned by Elihu Root as Secretary of War. Docketed at top by Adjutant General, reads "Recorded Adjutant General's Office, December 26, 1900". Features a paper seal and two detailed patriotic scenes.

People: McKinley, William, 1843-1901

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: PresidentMilitary HistoryArtillery

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