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Coolidge, Calvin

Calvin Coolidge- commission of Charles J. Pisar to the Foreign Service Corp. The oversized commission is dated June 3, 1924 and countersigned by Sec. of State Charles E. Hughes. Unlike the other pieces in the Bush collection this document appears firmly pasted down and unlikely to be removed from the backing, not unusual as recipients typically framed their appointments. Pisar was a career diplomat who served between 1916-1943 in Buenos Aires, Cape Town, Rangoon, Salonika and Liverpool. (31.5 x $450