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Collection Reference Number GLC07950.01
From Archive Folder Unassociated Civil War Documents 1865-1929 
Title Authority to affix the seal to proclamation declaring the end of war in Texas
Date 20 August 1866
Author Johnson, Andrew (1808-1875)  
Document Type Government document
Content Description Ending of the Civil War.
Subjects Civil War  Military History  President  Texas  American West  Confederate States of America  Union Forces  Presidential Speeches and Proclamations  Government and Civics  
People Johnson, Andrew (1808-1875)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme The American Civil War; Government & Politics; The Presidency
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
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