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Collection Reference Number GLC05892
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1811 
Title Circular letter on congressional proceedings preceding the War of 1812
Date 27 February 1811
Author Breckinridge, James (1763-1833)  
Document Type Government document
Content Description Discusses the recent proceedings of Congress, specifically the non-intercourse and importation laws and the problematic European trade situation that led to War of 1812.
Subjects War of 1812  Military History  Embargo  Global History and Civics  Foreign Affairs  Congress  Law  Commerce  Merchants and Trade  
People Breckinridge, James (1763-1833)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme War of 1812; Foreign Affairs; Law; Merchants & Commerce
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859