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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

War Act broadside

Collection number: ahc.MSS474f
Scope and Content This collection contains a broadside of an act "Recognizing the existence of a state of war between the United States and the Confederate States of America and concerning letters of marque, prizes, and prize goods." It is signed by Howell Cobb, president of the Congress, Jefferson Davis, and Robert Toombs, Secretary of State.
Dates: 1861 May 6