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Varnum, Joseph B. Letters to Varnum re: military & political, Quasi-War, 1812, patronage [Decimalized .01- .22]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03845 Author/Creator: Varnum, Joseph B. Place Written: [various places] Type: Header Record Date: 1797-1820 Pagination: 22 items

Summary of Content: See separate inventory.

People: Varnum, Joseph B.

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: American StatesmenCongressGovernment and CivicsPoliticsDiplomacyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyFranceMilitary HistoryQuasi-warWar of 1812

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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