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Collection Reference Number GLC08159
From Archive Folder Unassociated Civil War Documents 1864 
Title Authority to affix the Seal of the United States to the pardon of William J. Porter
Date 18 February 1864
Author Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  
Document Type Government document; Legal document
Subjects President  Pardon  Government and Civics  Law  
People Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)  Porter, William J. (fl. 1864)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme The Presidency; Law; Government & Politics
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