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Various Collection of 24 items relating to presidential pardons. See decimalized entries.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00068 Author/Creator: Various Place Written: Washington Type: Header Record Date: 1792-1963 Pagination: 24 items.


Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: PardonPresidentsLawCriminals and Outlaws

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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