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Night Lettergram to John E. Raker from California Hop Growers


Night Lettergram to John E. Raker from California Hop Growers

Night Lettergram to John E. Raker from California Hop Growers (National Archives Identifier: 595308); Series: Petitions and Memorials, 1813 - 1968; Committee on the Judiciary; Records of the U.S. House of Representatives, 1789 - 2005; Record Group 233; National Archives.

Received April 28, 1917, this telegram was sent from the California Hop Growers Association, in protest of a proposed wartime ban on brewing beer.
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