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Unknown Genealogical Almanac

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02198.50 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: s.l. Type: Pamphlet Date: 1775 Pagination: 30 p. : envelope ; 12 x 18 cm.

Summary of Content: Begins with an article on voyages. Belonged to Capt. William.

People: Williston, Leander A., b. 1830

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Children and FamilyGenealogyTravel

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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