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Catalog Number MS 449-01-01-01
Object Name Pardon
Scope & Content This collection consists of a pardon for William Jones of Columbia County, Georgia, August 21, 1865, stamped with President Andrew Johnson's signature. Jones' Amnesty Oath, dated December 5, 1865, is pasted into the pardon.
Creator United States. President (1865-1869 : Johnson)
Title Pardon to William Jones of Columbia County, Georgia. President Andrew Johnson's signature is by rubber stamp. Jones' Amnesty Oath, December 5, 1865, is pasted in the Pardon.
Copyrights Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
Collection William Jones pardon, 1865
Subjects Columbia County (Ga.)
Confederate States of America--History
Georgia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Pardons
People Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875
Jones, William, b. ca. 1802