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George II, King of Great Britain (1683-1760) Order to appear before the Chief Justice

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.04816 Author/Creator: George II, King of Great Britain (1683-1760) Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Manuscript document Date: [n.d.] Pagination: 1 vellum sheet 7.2 x 33.8

People: George II, King of Great Britain, 1683-1760

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: JudiciaryGovernment and CivicsGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign Policy

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