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Buchanan, James (1791-1868) Collection of two items related to James Buchanan [Decimalized]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00467 Author/Creator: Buchanan, James (1791-1868) Place Written: s.l. Type: Header Record Date: April 1853 Pagination: 2 items

People: Buchanan, James, 1791-1868

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: PresidentGovernment and CivicsPoliticsOffice Seeker

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