Framed Civil War Military Appointment Signed by President Abraham Lincoln. Document appoints Edwin J. Farnum to the Assistant Quartermaster of Volunteers with the rank of Captain, April 27th 1864. Document measures 15″X19″ and has common folds. Signature is bold and clean. Affixed blue seal with strong color retention. Framed with photo and plaque. Total framed measurements are 34″ X 27″.