Memorial of the Constitutional Convention of Alabama, in relation to the tax on cotton. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Ways and Means

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Subjects:

  • Cotton,
  • State governments,
  • Taxation

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Other titlesTax on cotton. Memorial of constitutional convention of Alabama
SeriesH.misdoc.51
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination2 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15628950M

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