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Pierce, Franklin (1804-1869) [Message of the President...communicating...claims presented by...John C. Fremont]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00267.113 Author/Creator: Pierce, Franklin (1804-1869) Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Pamphlet Date: 16 August 1856 Pagination: 144 p. ; 22.6 x 14 cm.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00267.113 Author/Creator: Pierce, Franklin (1804-1869) Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Pamphlet Date: 16 August 1856 Pagination: 144 p. ; 22.6 x 14 cm.

Summary of Content: Fremont's claim for repayment of money and supplies furnished by the people of California was approved in 1852 by an army appropriation act. This publication includes the letters and vouchers in support of Fremont's claims. Pamphlet lacks a proper cover. SED 109.

People: Pierce, Franklin, 1804-1869
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889
Guthrie, James, 1792-1869
Fremont, John Charles, 1813-1890

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: PresidentWestward ExpansionFinanceLawGovernment and CivicsCongress

Sub Era: Age of Jackson

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