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Government of the Territories: Speech of Hon. Richard Brodhead, of Penn., in the House of Representatives, Saturday, June 3, 1848 ... upon the subject of slavery in the territories, and in support of the resolution of the Baltimore Convention in relation to slavery
[Washington, DC]: Congressional Globe Office, 1848. 7 pages. A state's-rights argument for Congress to stay out of the slavery issue: "Inasmuch as we cannot admit the blacks to terms of political or social equality, and all the States have jurisdiction in regard to them, the compromises of the Constitution, as well as sound policy, enjoin neutrality on the part of Congress.". ISBN: 281AIB0116044.
First edition (first printing). Paper browned and lower corner margin missing, else very good in unstitched self-wrappers.Book ID: 54009More details Price: $25.00