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Unknown Legal document regarding Hiram C. Wells

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03131.15.22 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: Michigan Type: Manuscript document signed Date: 3 May 1847 Pagination: 2 p. : docket ;

People: Wells, Hiram C., 1825-1899

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: Civil WarMilitary HistoryUnion ForcesSoldier's DiaryLawCavalryBattleDisasterMaritimePrisoner of WarPrison Camp

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