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Stevens T. Mason

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Stevens T. Mason, first governor of Michigan (

Letter From James Madison to Robert Livingston 1803

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President James Madison wrote this letter to Robert Livingston in 1803 regarding the negotiations of the Louisiana Purchase. This letter instructs Livingston and James Monroe to narrow down the precise borders in the Florida region.

Lewis Cass

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Lewis Cass was the territorial governor of Michigan from 1813 through 1831 , a critical period from the War of 1812 until the 1830s when Michigan began its final drive to statehood. Andrew Jackson signed Michigan into the union in 1837. Cass, who…

Child Labor

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