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Letter signed Edw. Bates [Edward Bates], Attorney General's Office, to the Hon. [Honorable] S.P. Chase, Secretary of the Treasury, November 29, 1862

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Identifier: D02048

Title: Letter signed Edw. Bates [Edward Bates], Attorney General's Office, to the Hon. [Honorable] S.P. Chase, Secretary of the Treasury, November 29, 1862

Description: Sends his opinion on "whether or not colored men can be citizens of the United States."

Rights: NoC-US

Place: United States
District of Columbia
Washington

Dates: 1862-11-29

Type(s): Letter

Maker/Creator: Bates, Edward, 1793-1869

Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865
African Americans
Politics and government
Slaves
Emancipation
Slavery
Citizenship

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