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U.S. President Message from the President [transmitting Treaty of Peace]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08455 Author/Creator: U.S. President Place Written: Washington Type: Pamphlet Date: 1815/02/30 Pagination: 16 p.

Summary of Content: Printed by Roger C. Weightman

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Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: War of 1812Military HistoryTreatyPresidentGovernment and CivicsGlobal History and CivicsForeign AffairsPeace

Sub Era: The Age of Jefferson & Madison

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