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Ward Beecher, Reverend Henry (1813-1887) War and Emancipation A Thanksgiving Sermon, Preached in the Plymouth Church, Brooklyn N.Y. On Thursday, November 21, 1861.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: JB00072 Author/Creator: Ward Beecher, Reverend Henry (1813-1887) Place Written: Type: Pamphlet Date: Pagination: Order a Copy

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