Place Unit Type
    State or Province
    Containing Unit
    Date Title
    David Wilmot’s Speech in the House of Representatives, Washington, DC, August 3, 1848
    Washington (DC) National Era, "The Future Judged by the Past," January 1, 1857
    Washington (DC) National Era, "The Southern Press," April 30, 1857
    Washington (DC) National Era, “Slavery in Oregon,” August 13, 1857
    Washington (DC) National Era, "Slavery in Oregon," August 27, 1857
    Boston (MA) Liberator, "Buchanan Democracy," October 30, 1857
    New York Herald, "The Kansas Trouble in Congress," January 3, 1858
    New York Herald, "The Slavery Question in Congress," January 5, 1858
    Chicago (IL) Press and Tribune, "More Fighting and More Drains upon the Treasury," July 5, 1858
    Chicago (IL) Press and Tribune, “The Indian War on the Pacific Coast,” July 7, 1858
    New York Herald, "The Mormons Brought to Terms," July 15, 1858
    New York Times, “Admission of Oregon,” February 14, 1859
    Boston (MA) Advertiser, “The New State of Oregon,” February 19, 1859
    New York Times, “Boundaries of Oregon,” February 21, 1859
    Memphis (TN) Appeal, “Protection of Slave Property in Oregon,” March 6, 1859
    Charleston (SC) Mercury, “Br. [Mr.] Buchanan and the Democratic Party,” March 7, 1859
    Boston (MA) Advertiser, “Untitled,” March 22, 1859
    Fayetteville (NC) Observer, “Caught,” June 27, 1859
    Atchison (KS) Freedom’s Champion, “The Charleston Convention,” May 12, 1860
    Ripley (OH) Bee, “Bell for a Slave Code,” July 26, 1860
    (Montpelier) Vermont Patriot, "California for Douglas," August 25, 1860
    San Francisco (CA) Evening Bulletin, "Complaints Against the Oregon Overland Mail," November 30, 1860
    Cleveland (OH) Herald, “Spirit of Washington Letters,” March 25, 1861
    How to Cite This Page: "Oregon," House Divided: The Civil War Research Engine at Dickinson College, https://hd.housedivided.dickinson.edu/node/9068.