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Collection Reference Number GLC04580
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to the 1860s 
Title Appointment of Anson Burlingame as envoy extraordinary to China
Date 15 July 1861
Author Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  
Document Type Government document
Content Description Countersigned by Secretary of State William Seward.
Subjects President  Lincoln's Cabinet  Government and Civics  Diplomacy  Foreign Affairs  Global History and Civics  Asia  
People Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme The American Civil War; The Presidency; Government & Politics
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