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Land grant to Isaac Bible (1824); Military Appointment to Lemuel Bible by Andrew Johnson (1863).

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Identifier: QMM.2021.001
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Land grant to Isaac Bible #15024 on Little Chuckey (25 Nov. 1824) signed by Sam Houston; Military Appointment to Lemuel Bible as First Lt. signed by Military Governor Andrew Johnson (30 June 1863).

Dates: 1824; 1863

Presidential Pardon from President Andrew Johnson for Mrs. E. C. Woodward of Baldwin County, Ga., date 25 August 1865.

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Identifier: Artifact 2019.025
Scope and Contents Mrs. E. C. Woodward of Baldwin County, Georgia was given a pardon by President Andrew Johnson on August 25, 1865. Apparently a pardon was required because she owned property in excess of $20,000 in her own right in 1860 before the Civil War began. Thousands of these pardons were being granted. Therefore, President Johnson was allowed to used special steel stamp on the documents in lieu of signing so many of them. Dr. Paul Bergeron estimated that less than 5% of all pardons issued were...
Dates: 1865

William Rule military commission signed by Andrew Johnson, Military Governor of Tenn.

 Collection
Identifier: Artifact 2019.020
Scope and Contents

William Rule military commission signed by Andrew Johnson, Military Governor of Tenn. November 28, 1863.

Dates: 1863

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