Abraham Lincoln certificate of appointment for John H. Henry
Scope and Contents
Printed form with handwritten entries. The item is dated 11 March 1863 and was signed by Lincoln and William Henry Seward, secretary of state of the United States. Lincoln appoints John J. Henry of Delaware to be the commissioner and consul general of the United States in Liberia.
- 1863 March 11
Conditions Governing Access
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Certificate of appointment must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Biographical / Historical
Sixteenth president of the United States.
1 item (1 page)
Language of Materials
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of Certificate of Appointment
- Leslie Evens
- 2011 October 25
- Description rules
- Language of description
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- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.