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Collection Reference Number GLC07864
From Archive Folder Unassociated Civil War Documents 1862 
Title An act to secure freedom to all persons within the Territories
Date June 1862
Document Type Government document
Subjects Government and Civics  Congress  Law  Civil War  Military History  Union Forces  African American History  Westward Expansion  Emancipation  Slavery  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme The American Civil War; Slavery & Abolition; Government & Politics; African Americans
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