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Collection Reference Number GLC06745.005
From Archive Folder Confederate imprints: handbills, pamphlets, and Confederate laws 
Title An act to perpetuate testimony in cases of slaves abducted or harbored by the enemy, and of other property seized, wasted, or destroyed by them. No. 270
Date 30 August 1861
Author Congress of the Confederate States  
Document Type Government document
Subjects Civil War  Military History  Confederate States of America  Government and Civics  Law  Slavery  African American History  Contrabands  Wartime Pillaging and Destruction  
Place written Richmond, Virginia
Theme The American Civil War; Slavery & Abolition; African Americans; Law; Banking & Economics
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