President Ulysses S. Grant Signed Postmaster Appointment Document c.1875. Partially printed on vellum this document appoints Thomas Maxwell postmaster at Saugerties, NY, September 3rd. 1875. Beautifully engraved eagle & flag vignette at center of header. It bears a firmly affixed seal of the Post Office Department, and clear bold signature “U.S. Grant”. Also signed by Postmaster General Marshall Jewell. Document shows measurement of 15.5″ x 13″, framed with portrait and plaque with total framed measurement of 36″x 22.5″. Excellent condition.