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The Congress of the Confederate States of America A bill to be entitled An act to authorize the 2d auditor of the treasury, or a commissioner, to be appointed by the Secretary of the Treasury with the consent of the president...

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06745.129 Author/Creator: The Congress of the Confederate States of America Place Written: Richmond Type: Printed document Date: 24 December 1864 Pagination: 2 p. ; 14.3 x 22 cm.

Summary of Content: stamp of record division

People: Johnson, Homer Uri, fl. 1896

Historical Era: Rise of Industrial America, 1877-1900

Subjects: Civil WarMilitary HistoryConfederate States of AmericaGovernment and CivicsLaw

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