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U.S. Treaties Message from the President of the United States....

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00381.04 Author/Creator: U.S. Treaties Place Written: Washington City Type: Pamphlet Date: 1815 Pagination: 16 p. 22 x 14 cm

Summary of Content: House document no. 66 dated February 20, 1815. War of 1812. Treaty of Ghent


Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: War of 1812Military HistoryGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGovernment and CivicsPresidentCongressTreaty

Sub Era: The Age of Jefferson & Madison

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