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PRESIDENTIAL JUDICIAL APPOINTMENT - President Benjamin Harrison (1833-1901) signed appointment of John H. Baker (1832-1918) as US District Judge for the State of Indiana, 29th March, 1892, countersigned by Attorney General William Henry Harrison Miller (1840-1917). In later frame, matted and glazed. OS: 21" x 24", SS: 14" x 17 1/2". Fine condition. From the state records: "The resignation of Judge Woods was followed by the appointment of John H. Baker as United States district judge on March 29, 1892. At the end of ten years of service, having passed the age of seventy, he resigned on December16, 1902."

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PRESIDENTIAL JUDICIAL APPOINTMENT - President Benjamin

Estimate $700 - $900Nov 19, 2016
51 Atlantic Highway
Thomaston, ME 04861
United States
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