|Collection||SCLH Palmer Oversize Graphics Collection|
|Scope & Content||
Certificate for commission of William J. Palmer as a Brigadier General. Arched at the top of the certificate are the words, "The President of the United States of America." Dated the sixth day of November 1864, "for Valuable Services." It was officially signed by Abraham Lincoln and Edward W. Stauter, the Secretary of War, on March 22, 1865.
Maker's Mark: The President of the United States of America
|Year Range from||1864|
Palmer, William J. //
Lincoln, Abraham //
Military Decorations - United States (Civil War)