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oration upon the independence of the United States of America

Clifton Clagett

oration upon the independence of the United States of America

delivered at Litchfield, N.H., at the request of a committee of its inhabitants, before a very numerous audience, July 4, 1803, being the 27th anniversary

by Clifton Clagett

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Published by J. Cushing, printer in Amherst, N.H .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fourth of July orations.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Clifton Clagett.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE286 .L76 1803
    The Physical Object
    Pagination15 p.
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4601551M
    LC Control Number77364531


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