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Thomas, Jesse B. (1807-) [Various proceedings from the house of representatives]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09302.015 Author/Creator: Thomas, Jesse B. (1807-) Place Written: s.l. Type: Printed document Date: 17 September 1807 - 8 June 1840 Pagination: 3.5 p. ; 24 x 14 cm.

Summary of Content: including extracts from the laws of the Indiana territory, and the journal of the senate in Ohio.

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Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: SlaveryAfrican American HistoryAgriculture and Animal HusbandryFinanceWomen's HistoryChildren and FamilyWhigsElectionPoliticsSlave Life

Sub Era: The First Age of Reform

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