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Collection Reference Number GLC08852
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to the 1860s 
Title Adjutant General's Office General Orders No. 1
Date 2 January 1863
Author Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  
Document Type Pamphlet
Content Description The Emancipation Proclamation. Includes obliterated property stamp on page one. Possibly the first army printing of the final proclamation. Binding is extremely fragile.
Subjects Abolition  President  Government and Civics  Emancipation  Emancipation Proclamation  Slavery  African American History  Military History  Union Forces  
People Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme The American Civil War; African Americans; Government & Politics; Slavery & Abolition; The Presidency
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1860-1945
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945