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The American's Creed
« on: May 05, 2021, 04:42:15 PM »
We found this card with the personal effects of my Great-Great-Great Uncle Christian Small, who served in Company I, 22nd Iowa Infantry during the Civil War and was wounded at Vicksburg.  Although not Revolutionary War history, I thought it might be of interest to people here.  I thought that the history of the creed on the back of the card was very interesting.  I had never heard of this creed before finding the card with his things.

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Re: The American's Creed
« Reply #1 on: May 06, 2021, 08:03:37 AM »
That's cool.  Thanks for sharing.
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Re: The American's Creed
« Reply #2 on: May 10, 2021, 02:35:34 PM »
Thanks for sharing this. It's definitely an important piece of history for Appleseeders.
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Re: The American's Creed
« Reply #3 on: May 10, 2021, 10:40:27 PM »
Very Nice!!

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