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Collection Reference Number GLC07998
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to the 1860s 
Title Authorisation to affix the seal to the proclamation concerning the eight hours law
Date 19 May 1869
Author Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson) (1822-1885)  
Document Type Government document
Content Description Affix the seal to the proclamation creating eight hour work day.
Subjects Law  President  Reconstruction  Presidential Speeches and Proclamations  Reform Movement  Labor  Government and Civics  
People Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson) (1822-1885)  
Place written Washington
Theme Reconstruction; The Presidency; Government & Politics; Law
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