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Garfield, James A. (James Abram) (1831-1881) Garfield and Arthur campaign songbook

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05941 Author/Creator: Garfield, James A. (James Abram) (1831-1881) Place Written: Washington Type: Book Date: 1880 ca. Pagination: 25 p. 22.9 x 14.7 cm

Summary of Content: Bright pink cover. Printed by the Republican Congressional Committee.

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Historical Era: Rise of Industrial America, 1877-1900

Subjects: Republican PartyCongressPresidentGovernment and CivicsPoliticsElectionMusic

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