Lane, Joseph

Joseph Lane, detail
Life span
12/14/1801—04/19/1881

Life Summary

Full name
  Joseph Lane
Place of Birth
Burial Place
Birth Date Certainty
  Exact
Death Date Certainty
  Exact
Gender
  Male
Race
  White
Origins
  Slave State
No. of Spouses
  1
No. of Children
  10
Family
 
John Lane (father), Elizabeth Street (mother), Mary Polly Hart (wife, 1820)
Occupation
  Politician
  Military
Political Parties
  Democratic
  Southern Democratic (1860)
Government
  Polk Administration (1845-49)
  US Senate
  US House of Representatives
  Governor
  State legislature
Military
  US military (Pre-Civil War)

Note Cards

Documents

Subject
 
Date Title
07/30/1857 Washington (DC) National Era, “Kansas News,” July 30, 1857
08/13/1857 Washington (DC) National Era, “Slavery in Oregon,” August 13, 1857
10/17/1859 Chicago (IL) Press and Tribune, “Where will they Go?,” October 17, 1859
06/28/1860 Chicago (IL) Press and Tribune, “An Explanation,” June 28, 1860
06/29/1860 Cleveland (OH) Herald, “A Difference of Opinion,” June 29, 1860
07/07/1860 Atchison (KS) Freedom's Champion, “The Democratic ‘Irrepressible Conflict,’” July 7, 1860
07/07/1860 Chicago (IL) Press and Tribune, “Shabby Treatment,” July 7, 1860
07/17/1860 New York Times, “The Fears of Mr. Wigfall,” July 17, 1860
07/18/1860 Raleigh (NC) Register, “The President on the Stump,” July 18, 1860
07/19/1860 Chicago (IL) Press and Tribune, “An Important Change,” July 19, 1860
07/21/1860 New York Times, “The Herald in Harness,” July 21, 1860
07/31/1860 Chicago (IL) Press and Tribune, “Making a Cat’s-Paw of Douglas,” July 31, 1860
08/06/1860 Chicago (IL) Press and Tribune, “A Word For Douglasites,” August 6, 1860
08/08/1860 Lowell (MA) Citizen & News, "Who Are For Disunion?," August 8, 1860
08/09/1860 Charlestown (VA) Free Press, "Precipitate A Revolution," August 9, 1860
08/21/1860 Milwaukee (WI) Sentinel, "Not Going to Dissolve the Union," August 21, 1860
08/25/1860 (Montpelier) Vermont Patriot, "California for Douglas," August 25, 1860
08/28/1860 (Jackson) Mississippian, "Facts for the People," August 28, 1860
09/03/1860 Cleveland (OH) Herald, “A Two-Edged Sword,” September 3, 1860
09/23/1860 New York Herald, “The Missouri Breckinridge State Convention,” September 23, 1860
10/09/1860 Milwaukee (WI) Sentinel, "Judge Taney vs. Douglas," October 9, 1860
11/06/1860 Raleigh (NC) Register, "Look Out, Douglas Men," November 6, 1860
05/13/1861 Boston (MA) Herald, “Union in California,” May 13, 1861

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