19th President of the United States RUTHERFORD B. HAYES signed State of Ohio commission document autographed by Hayes while serving as the Governor of Ohio. The commission appoints James Truesdall to be Justice of the Peace and is dated April 11th 1868. Hayes signs in the lower right “RBHayes” the document is counter-signed by John Russell. Sale includes accompanying original LOA from the highly-respected James Spence Authentication (JSA) who have thoroughly examined the signature and certify its authenticity. Document measures 13.5″x17″ and is in excellent condition for its age with small stain on T in “Truesdall” and top margin. Some shadowing from the printed vignette appears on the lower portion of the document. Folds from storage, original State of Ohio Seal still attached. Overall in remarkable condition for its 150+ years of age. Simply one of the finest Hayes documents available on the market! An exceptional investment opportunity, and a handsome and impressive addition to any collection.