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At the Institute’s core is the Gilder Lehrman Collection, one of the great archives in American history. More than 85,000 items cover five hundred years of American history, from Columbus’s 1493 letter describing the New World through the end of the twentieth century.

Prescription to cure a cough

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.04806 Author/Creator: Place Written: s.l. Type: Note Date: circa 1585-1763 Pagination: 1p. 8.4 x 18.2 Order a Copy

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