Thanksgiving Proclamation, 1863

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“Thanksgiving-Day,” by Thomas Nast, Harper’s Weekly, December 5, 1863. (Gilder Lehrman Collection)

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Abraham Lincoln’s Thanksgiving Proclamation, Harper’s Weekly, October 17, 1863.
Abraham Lincoln’s Thanksgiving Proclamation, Harper’s Weekly, October 17, 1863.
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Receipt for land purchased from the Six Nations, 1769

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Receipt for land purchased from Six Nations by Pennsylvania, 1769. (GLC02548)

Receipt for land purchased from Six Nations by Pennsylvania, 1769. (GLC02548)
Receipt for land purchased from Six Nations by Pennsylvania, 1769. (GLC02548)
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A report from Spanish California, 1776

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Fernando de Rivera y Moncada to Antonio de Bucareli y Ursua, October 20, 1776.

Fernando de Rivera y Moncada to Antonio de Bucareli y Ursua, October 20, 1776.
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A plea to defend the Alamo, 1836

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William Barret Travis, “To the Citizens of Texas,” February 24, 1836. (GLC)

William Barret Travis, “To the Citizens of Texas,” February 24, 1836. (GLC)
William Barret Travis, “To the Citizens of Texas,” February 24, 1836. (GLC)
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The Whiskey Rebellion, 1794

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Alexander Hamilton to Governor Thomas Mifflin, September 20, 1794. (GLC07920)

Alexander Hamilton to Governor Thomas Mifflin, September 20, 1794. (GLC07920)
Alexander Hamilton to Governor Thomas Mifflin, September 20, 1794. (GLC07920)
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Remember the Maine, 1898

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USS Maine, from Harper’s Weekly, February 26, 1898. (Gilder Lehrman Collection)

USS Maine, from Harper’s Weekly, February 26, 1898. (GLC08833)
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The origins of FDR’s New Deal, 1932

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Franklin D. Roosevelt to Frederick S. Greene, July 28, 1932. (GLC00224)

Franklin D. Roosevelt to Frederick S. Greene, July 28, 1932. (GLC00224)
Franklin D. Roosevelt to Frederick S. Greene, July 28, 1932. (GLC00224)
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Civil War condolence letter for General Paul Semmes, 1863

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Mary Oden to Emily J. Semmes, July 10, 1863. (GLC07225)By 1863, thousands of Northern and Southern women had volunteered in hospitals to help care for sick and wounded soldiers.

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The Supreme Court upholds national prohibition, 1920

A primary source by Wayne B. Wheeler
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The Supreme Court Decision on National Prohibition, by Wayne B. Wheeler, 1920. (Library of Congress Printed Ephemera Collection)

The Supreme Court Decision on National Prohibition, by Wayne B. Wheeler, 1920.
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Civilian describes pillaging near Gettysburg, 1863

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William H. Boyle to Isaac McCauley, July 5, 1863 (Gilder Lehrman Collection)On July 5, 1863, Dr. William H.

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