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Stanton, Edwin McMasters (1814-1869) [Deed of sale of excess military sites]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03817.02 Author/Creator: Stanton, Edwin McMasters (1814-1869) Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Document signed Date: 20 February 1868 Pagination: 2 p. : docket ; 35.2 x 21.2 cm.

Summary of Content: Allows for the sale of lands, buildings, and improvements surrounding Harper's Ferry. Grants conveyance of property to Catharine E. Stipes.

Background Information: Stanton was Secretary of War.

People: Stanton, Edwin McMasters, 1814-1869

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: ReconstructionGovernment and CivicsMilitary HistoryLand TransactionFinanceCommerceContractWomen's History

Sub Era: Reconstruction

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