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Collection Reference Number GLC06745.018
From Archive Folder Confederate imprints: handbills, pamphlets, and Confederate laws 
Title Amendment to Senate bill (S. 129) to provide for the employment of free negroes and slaves to work upon fortifications, and to perform other labor connected with the defenses [sic] of the country.
Date 12 December 1864
Author Congress of the Confederate States  
Document Type Government document
Content Description stamp of record division
Subjects Civil War  Military History  Confederate States of America  Government and Civics  Law  Fortification  Impressment  Freemen  Contrabands  Slavery  African American History  Labor  
Place written Richmond, Virginia
Theme The American Civil War; Slavery & Abolition
Sub-collection Papers and Images of the American Civil War
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945