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William Henry Harrison

a few of the many evidences, in proof of the fitness of William H. Harrison, for President of the United States in 1840, embracing a short history of his life, addressed to the freemen of the United States

by Harrison, William Henry

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Correspondence,
  • Officers,
  • Kentucky,
  • United States,
  • Politicians,
  • Resolutions,
  • United States. Army,
  • Kentucky. General Assembly,
  • Biography

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p. ;
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25267348M
    OCLC/WorldCa35517122


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