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Memminger, C.G. (fl. 1861-) Treasury Circular No. 12. An act to raise money for the support of the government, and to provide for the defence of the Confederate States of America

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06745.254 Author/Creator: Memminger, C.G. (fl. 1861-) Place Written: Richmond Type: Pamphlet Date: 21 September 1861 Pagination: 16 p. ; 15.5 x 25 cm.

People: Johnson, Homer Uri, fl. 1896

Historical Era: Rise of Industrial America, 1877-1900

Subjects: Civil WarMilitary HistoryConfederate States of AmericaGovernment and CivicsLawFinanceEconomics

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