U.S. Congressman & Senator from Ohio
Governor of Ohio
U.S. Secretary of the Treasury
U.S. Minister to Mexico during the War Between The States
(1794-1865) Studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1817, and practiced in Lebanon, Ohio. Served as a member of the Ohio State House, 1822-23, 1829; U.S. Congressman, 1831-40; Governor of Ohio, 1840-42; U.S. Senator, 1845-50; appointed Secretary of the Treasury, by President Millard Fillmore, serving 1850-53; U.S. Congressman, 1850-61; appointed by President Abraham Lincoln as Minister to Mexico, serving 1861-64.
Signature: 4 3/4 x 1, in ink, Thos. Corwin.