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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07937.05 Author/Creator: Joseph Place Written: Various Type: Autograph document signed Date: Pagination: 2 p. : docket ; 37.5 x 23 cm.

Summary of Content: Title derived from the docket.

People: Randolf, Edmund
Burnham, John

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Prisoner of WarAfricaPrisonerPiratesBarbary PiratesBarbary CoastBarbary WarsMaritimeGovernment and CivicsDiplomacyPeacePensionsNavy

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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