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Senator Douglas launches his campaign with a speech in Chicago, Illinois

Stephen Arnold Douglas, 1858, detail
07/09/1858
Senator Douglas launched his election campaign with a speech in Chicago.
Source Citation: 
David Zarefsky, Lincoln, Douglas, and Slavery: In the Crucible of Public Debate (Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1990), 47.
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