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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08231 Author/Creator: New York Post Place Written: New York, New York Type: Newspaper Date: 1803 Pagination: 2 vols

Summary of Content: Includes complete printing of Marbury v. Madison in two issues, complete printing of the Louisiana Purchase Treaty and Conventions, a fire in New York, a slave rebellion, etc.


Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Supreme CourtJudiciaryLawGovernment and CivicsLouisiana PurchaseWestward ExpansionLand TransactionFirefightingTreatyGlobal History and CivicsForeign AffairsAfrican American HistorySlaverySlave Rebellion

Sub Era: The Age of Jefferson & Madison

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