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Truman, Harry S. (1884-1972) Pardon of Sol Lewis (c/s Thomas Clark [AG])

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00068.23 Author/Creator: Truman, Harry S. (1884-1972) Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Document signed Date: 09 June 1949 Pagination: 2 p. 34 x 23 cm

Summary of Content: (Alias Sollis Levinsky.) Convicted as an illegal alien; pardoned since law-abiding while serving parole, had partly paid $5000 fine and would be deported if not pardoned.

Background Information:

People: Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: PresidentPardonLawImmigration and MigrationVice President

Sub Era: World War II

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