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Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Journal of the House of Representatives...of the State of Illinois...

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07678 Author/Creator: Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Place Written: Springfield, Illinois Type: Book Date: 1839/12/09 Pagination: 362 p. 21.5 x 13.7 cm


Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: PresidentGovernment and CivicsCongress

Sub Era: Lincoln

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