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The DocSouth collection at the Internet Archive includes works from the digital library   "Documenting the American South", which offers a wealth of resources about Southern history, literature, and culture.  All books come from the University Library at the   University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.



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Topics: Galusha, Elon, 1790-1856, Fuller, Richard, 1804-1876, Slavery, Slavery
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by Chopin, Kate, 1850-1904
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2 p. ., 303 p. 20 cm
Topics: Women, Man-woman relationships, Self-actualization (Psychology), Adultery
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by Harper, Frances Ellen Watkins, 1825-1911
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282 p. : 19 cm
Topic: North Carolina -- Fiction
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/harper/menu.html
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by Avirett, James B. (James Battle), 1837?-1912
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x, 202 p. 19 cm
Topics: Plantation life, Slaves
Title and text within ornamental borders
Topics: Black race, Slavery, Blacks, African Americans
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by Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895
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752 p. 21 cm
Topic: Slavery
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/douglasslife/menu.html
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by Twain, Mark, 1835-1910; Moore, Zoe C., former owner; Tippett, James S., former owner
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First American ed
Topics: Twain, Mark, 1835-1910, Authors, American, River boats, River life, Steamboats
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/twainlife/menu.html
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by Foreman, Richard; Mahoney, Jas. W. (James W.); Justice, William S., donor
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"Comprising a brief view of anatomy, with general rules for preserving health without the use of medicines ... It also contains a description of a variety of herbs and roots, many of which are not explained in any other book ... "
Topics: Herbs, Medicine, Popular, Indians of North America, Cherokee Indians, Botany, Medical, Medicine,...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/foreman/menu.html
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by Bassett, John Spencer, 1867-1928
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The home of the anti-slavery sentiment -- Hinton Rowan Helper -- Benjamin Sherwood Hedrick -- Daniel Reaves Goodloe -- Eli Washington Caruthers -- Lunsford Lane
Topics: Helper, Hinton Rowan, 1829-1909, Hedrick, Benjamin Sherwood, 1827-1886, Goodloe, Daniel R. (Daniel...
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by Chesnutt, Charles W. (Charles Waddell), 1858-1932
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vi, 329 p. ; 20 cm
Topics: African Americans, Riots
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by Jennings, Paul, b. 1799; J. B. R
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Preface signed by J.B.R
Topics: Jennings, Paul, b. 1799, Madison, James, 1751-1836, Madison, Dolley, 1768-1849, Presidents, Slaves'...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/jennings/menu.html
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by Wheeler, John H. (John Hill), 1806-1882
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Arranged by counties
Topics: North Carolina -- Biography, North Carolina -- Genealogy, North Carolina -- History
"Prepared and published by order of the Surgeon-General, Richmond, Va."
Topics: Botany, Medical, Plants, Plants, Medicinal, Botany
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The index (p. [193]-194) is inserted between pages [6] and [7]
Topics: African Americans, African Americans, African Americans
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"Love of virtue and science."
Topics: University of North Carolina (1793-1962). Dialectic Society, University of North Carolina...
"1816 - 1916" at head of t.-p
Topic: African Methodist Episcopal Church
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Publication date from NUC Pre-1956, v. 187, p. 644
Topics: African Americans, Wilmington Race Riot, Wilmington, N.C., 1898
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/thorne/menu.html
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by Fletcher, Arthur Lloyd, b. 1881
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262 p. : 28 cm
Topics: United States. Army. Field Artillery, 113th, World War, 1914-1918, World War, 1914-1918, World War,...
[13], v, 360 p. : 21 cm
Topics: First African Baptist Church (Savannah, Ga.), African American churches
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by Wesley, John, 1703-1791
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Evans
Topic: Slavery
"Published by request."
Topic: Slavery
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by McLeary, A. C
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23 p. : 22 cm
Topics: McLeary, A. C, Forrest, Nathan Bedford, 1821-1877, Confederate States of America. Army. Tennessee...
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by Hentz, Caroline Lee, 1800-1856
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579 p., [6] leaves of plates : 19 cm
Topics: Plantation life, Sectionalism (United States)
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/hentz/menu.html
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by North Carolina. State Geologist; Emmons, Ebenezer, 1799-1863; Turner, Henry D; Benbury, John Avery, 1827-1862, former owner; Holden & Wilson
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"Additions and corrections": leaf at end
Topics: Soils, Paleontology, Geology, Marl
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/emmons/menu.html
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544 p. : cm
Topics: Public works, Unemployed
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by Bassett, John Spencer, 1867-1928
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"Authorities used": p. [5]
Topics: Slavery, Indentured servants, African Americans
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by Cabell, James Branch, 1879-1958
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"Seventh edition, November, 1922."
Topics: Middle Ages, Devil, Wives
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/cabell/menu.html
Subtitle varies slightly
Topics: Oxford Orphanage (Oxford, N.C.), Orphanages
192 p. : 20 cm
Topics: Lane, Isaac, 1834-1937, Colored Methodist Episcopal Church, Colored Methodist Episcopal Church,...
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by Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849
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228 p. 19 cm
Topics: Horror tales, American, Detective and mystery stories, American
Appendix: 1. Memoir of Richard Dillingham -- 2. Memoir of Calvin Fairbank -- 3. Death and funeral of the author
Topics: Coffin, Levi, 1798-1877, Dillingham, Richard, Fairbank, Calvin, 1816-1898, Underground Railroad,...
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by Young, Lot D., b. 1842
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99 p. ; 23 cm
Topics: Young, Lot D., b. 1842, Confederate States of America. Army. Kentucky Brigade, 1st, Soldiers
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/young/menu.html
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by Tourgée, Albion Winegar, 1838-1905; Wilmer, Richard Hooker, 1918-, former owner
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Menendez. Civil War novels
Topics: Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877), Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
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by Thorne, Jack, b. 1863
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"A collection of his writings to various newspapers."
Topics: Fulton, Lavinia Robinson, 1837?-1904, Lowry, Henry Berry, Dixon, Thomas, 1864-1946, African...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/thorneeagle/menu.html
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by Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956
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254 p. 19 cm
Topics: American literature, American essays
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/mencken/menu.html
Cover title
Topics: Indians of North America, Indians of North America, Indians of North America, Cherokee Indians,...
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Paged continuously
Topic: Education
Author was born in slavery in Caswell County, N.C
Topics: Roper, Moses, Slavery
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/roper/menu.html
23 p. ; 20 cm
Topics: Turner, Nat, 1800?-1831, Southampton Insurrection, 1831
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/turner/menu.html
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by Attmore, William, d. 1800; Rodman, Lida Tunstall
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46 p. ; 23 cm
Topic: Attmore, William, d. 1800
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by Mallard, R. Q. (Robert Quarterman), 1830-1904
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xi, 3-237 p. 17 x 13 cm
Topics: Jones, Charles Colcock, 1804-1863, Presbyterian Church in the Confederate States of America....
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by Bradford, Sarah H. (Sarah Hopkins), b. 1818
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A second edition of "Scenes in the life of Harriet Tubman", Auburn, 1869
Topics: Tubman, Harriet, 1820?-1913, African Americans
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by Battle, Kemp P. (Kemp Plummer), 1831-1919
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v. 1. From its beginning to the death of President Swain, 1789- 1868 -- v. 2. From 1868 to 1912
Topic: University of North Carolina (1793-1962)
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Preface signed: M.W.G., East Greenwich, R.I., 1889
Topics: Veney, Bethany, African Americans, Slaves, Slavery, Slaves' writings, American, Plantation life
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by Harrison, Burton, Mrs., 1843-1920
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4 p. l., 3-386 p. 22 cm
Topics: Harrison, Burton, Mrs., 1843-1920, Women authors, American, Women, Women, Women, Theater
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/harrison/menu.html
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11 p., [1] leaf of plates : 20 cm
Topic: African Americans
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by Clinkscales, J. G. (John George), 1855-1942
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142 p. 20 cm
Topics: Clinkscales, J. G. (John George), 1855-1942, Plantation life, Slavery
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/clinkscales/menu.html
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by Hays, Benjamin K., fl. 1887-1918
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Reprinted from The Charlotte Medical Journal
Topics: African Americans, Black race
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by McDowell, Katherine Sherwood Bonner, 1849-1883
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Photocopy replacement of original on archival bond
Topics: African Americans, African Americans, Dialect literature, American, Black English
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/bonner/menu.html
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by Cable, George Washington, 1844-1925
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A novel
Topics: Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877), Social reformers
Crandall
Topics: Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863, Eulogies
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by Henson, Josiah, 1789-1883; Lobb, John, 1840-1921; Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896
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Cover title: "Uncle Tom's" story of his life from 1789 to 1876
Topics: Henson, Josiah, 1789-1883, Slavery
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by Graffenried, Christoph von, Baron, 1661-1743; Todd, Vincent H. (Vincent Hollis), 1879-; Goebel, Julius, 1857-1931
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German and French versions, with an English translation of each
Topics: Swiss, Palatines
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by Broaddus, A. (Andrew), 1818-1900; General Tract Agency (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Caption title
Topic: Christian life
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Flyer calling upon the African Americans in North Carolina to have a day of fasting and prayer for Gov. Holden and the issue of disfranchisement
Topics: Holden, W. W. (William Woods), 1818-1892, Holden, W. W. (William Woods), 1818-1892, African...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/address/menu.html
Edited by Edmund Ruffin
Topics: Virginia -- Boundaries -- North Carolina, North Carolina -- Boundaries -- Virginia, Virginia --...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/byrd/menu.html
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Autobiographical preface (p. [iii]-xx)
Topics: Horton, George Moses, 1798?-ca. 1880, African Americans, Slavery, Slaves, African American poets
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/hortonpoem/menu.html
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267 p. 20 cm
Topics: African American Baptists, African Americans, Baptists
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by Chesnutt, Charles W. (Charles Waddell), 1858-1932
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3 p. ., 294 p., 1 . 20 cm
Topics: African Americans, African Americans, Racially mixed people, Racism
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by North Carolina Yearly Meeting of Friends (1698- )
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Title varies slightly
Topics: North Carolina Yearly Meeting of Friends (1698- ), Society of Friends, Quakers
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by Taylor, E. S; C. M. Soul
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Caption title
Topics: Christian life, Soul
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by Chopin, Kate, 1850-1904; Hazenplug, Frank; Pape, Eric, b. 1870
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Title in red and black; publisher's device on t.-p. printed in red
Topic: Dialect literature, American
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by University of North Carolina (1793-1962). Philanthropic Society; Weeks, Stephen B. (Stephen Beauregard), 1865-1918; Lynch, John F. (John Franklin), 1919-2010, donor
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Gift of John Franklin (Jack) Lynch, Jr., MD, UNC Medical School Class of 1942
Topics: University of North Carolina (1793-1962). Philanthropic Society, Universities
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by Colored Orphanage of North Carolina (Oxford, N.C.)
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Description based on: 1944-1945
Topics: Colored Orphanage of North Carolina (Oxford, N.C.), Orphanages, African American children
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by Scruggs, L. A. (Lawson Andrew), 1857-1914
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"It speaks for the Pickford Sanitarium at Southern Pines, N.C. for consumptive Negroes": vol. 1, no. 6 (Oct. 1, 1898)
Topics: Pickford Sanitarium (Southern Pines, N.C.), Tuberculosis, African Americans
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/scruggs/menu.html
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by McKim, Randolph H. (Randolph Harrison), 1842-1920; Mosby, John Singleton, 1833-1916. Stuart's cavalry in the Gettysburg campaign
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"General J.E.B. Stuart in the Gettysburg campaign, a reply to Colonel John S. Mosby by Randolph Harrison McKim": p. 337-362
Topics: McKim, Randolph H. (Randolph Harrison), 1842-1920, Mosby, John Singleton, 1833-1916, Confederate...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/mckim/menu.html
Caption title
Topics: Riots, African Americans, Wilmington Race Riot, Wilmington, N.C., 1898
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/kirk/menu.html
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by Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915; Curry, J. L. M. (Jabez Lamar Monroe), 1825-1903; Beard, Frank, 1842-1905
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"50th thousand."
Topics: Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915, Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute,...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/washstory/menu.html
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by Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896
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2 v. ; 20 cm
Topics: Slave insurrections, Fugitive slaves, African Americans, Slavery, Slavery
"Published by authority"
Topic: Legislation
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by Merrick, Caroline E. (Caroline Elizabeth), b. 1825
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241 p. 20 cm
Topics: Merrick, Caroline E. (Caroline Elizabeth), b. 1825, Woman's Christian Temperance Union, Plantation...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/merrick/menu.html
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by Mosby, John Singleton, 1833-1916; Russell, Charles Wells, 1856-1927
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xxi, 414 p. 23 cm
Topics: Mosby, John Singleton, 1833-1916, Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Cavalry Battalion,...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/mosby/menu.html
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by Blackford, John, 1771-1839; Green, Fletcher Melvin, 1895-1978
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Bibliography: p. [133]-135
Topics: Blackford, John, 1771-1839, Plantation life, Plantation owners, Slavery
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/blackford/menu.html
At head of title: Tenth thousand
Topics: Northup, Solomon, b. 1808, African Americans, Slaves, Slavery, Slaves' writings, American,...
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by Virginia. General Assembly. House of Delegates; Virginia. General Assembly. House of Delegates. Journal of the House of Delegates of Virginia; Virginia. General Assembly. House of Delegates. Journal of the House of Delegates of the States of Virginia
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Title varies slightly
Topic: Legislative journals