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Independence Hall


Engraving of Independence Hall, Philadelphia, 1800



0002qPage 2 of a circular sent from Attorney General Caesar Rodney providing questions for investigators to ask about Aaron Burr and his conspiracy to work with the British in separating the western territories from the United States, 1807. This was part of the Jefferson Administration’s attempt to convict Burr of treason, which it failed to do.