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12 miscellaneous newspapers re: Nat Turner, slavery, Lincoln, War of 1812

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08430 Author/Creator: Place Written: [various places] Type: Newspaper Date: 1813-1865 Pagination:


Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: War of 1812SlaveryAbolitionCivil WarPresident

Sub Era: The Age of Jefferson & Madison

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