Partly-printed Presidential Appointment document, boldly signed in black ink at the conclusion by Theodore Roosevelt as President.
President Roosevelt appoints Carlton A. Dickson as “Postmaster at Cleburne in the County of Johnson, State of Texas.” Signed boldly at the conclusion by Roosevelt, and countersigned by Postmaster General Henry Clay Payne. Gold foil seal with green ribbons remains affixed to lower left corner.
The document is one page, measures 17.5″ x 13.5″, and is dated May 19, 1902.
Double-matted to an overall size of 23.5″ x 19.5″. In very good to fine condition, with toning near the seal (which has portions of its ribbon detached but present), and a tear passing through the signature of the postmaster general.
Sold with Letters of Authenticity from both The Autograph Source and independent third-party authenticator PSA/DNA.