Place Unit Type
    State or Province
    Containing Unit
    Date Title
    Debate over the River and Harbor Bill, US Senate, August 18, 1852
    Frances Watkins Harper to William Still, September 28, 1854
    David Davis to Julius Rockwell, March 4, 1855
    New York Times, "The Re-election of Mr. Sumner," January 13, 1857
    New Orleans (LA) Picayune, “The New Nullification,” May 2, 1857
    Charleston (SC) Mercury, "The Fate and the Folly of Compromises," May 25, 1857
    New York Times, "The Missing Walker," December 14, 1857
    Boston (MA) Liberator, "The Beauties of Personal Liberty Laws," January 8, 1858
    Fayetteville (NC) Observer, “Revival of the Whig Party,” November 8, 1858
    Fayetteville (NC) Observer, "Rejoicing for Douglas," November 11, 1858
    Boston (MA) Flag of Our Union, “Uncle Sam’s Farm,” December 11, 1858
    Lowell (MA) Citizen & News, “Frauds in Cotton,” December 23, 1858
    New York Herald, “The Late Scattering Elections,” April 6, 1859
    New York Times, “The Massachusetts Two Years’ Amendment,” April 20, 1859
    New York Times, “Amendment to the Massachusetts State Constitution,” May 11, 1859
    Abraham Lincoln to Theodore Canisius, May 17, 1859
    Milwaukee (WI) Sentinel,“The Massachusetts Two Years’ Amendment,” May 24, 1859
    Charleston (SC) Mercury, “The South Carolina Naturalization Law,” July 12, 1859
    New York Herald, “Political Excitement on the Rise,” October 30, 1859
    Eliza Margaretta Chew Mason to Lydia Maria Child, November 11, 1859
    New Orleans (LA) Picayune, "Untitled," November 25, 1859
    Hartford (CT) Courant, “Untitled,” December 20, 1859
    Boston (MA) Herald, “A Conflict of the Races in Canada,” January 23, 1860
    New York Times, "Senator Brown on International Law," March 8, 1860
    William Wilkins to James Watson Webb, March 26, 1860
    New York Herald, “Massachusetts Thoroughly Abolitionized,” September 7, 1860
    (Montpelier) Vermont Patriot, “Nullifying the Laws,” November 24, 1860
    New York Herald, “The Real Disunionists,” November 25, 1860
    Fayetteville (NC) Observer, “Brooks and Sumner,” December 6, 1860
    Charleston (SC) Mercury, “Lincoln’s War Speech,” February 16, 1861
    Memphis (TN) Appeal, “Enforcement of the Laws,” February 24, 1861
    Fayetteville (NC) Observer, “Abolitionists and Secessionists,” March 14, 1861
    Richmond (VA) Dispatch, “Massachusetts Personal Liberty Bill,” March 19, 1861
    Chicago (IL) Tribune, “Quick, Sharp, and Decisive,” April 15, 1861
    San Francisco (CA) Evening Bulletin, “The Lack of “Improved” Firearms in the South,” June 5, 1861
    Shreveport (LA) News, “On the Wane,” August 15, 1862
    Boston (MA) Liberator, “Enlistment of Colored Troops,” July 17, 1863
    Abraham Lincoln to Mrs. Lydia Bixby, November 21, 1864
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