Speech of Mr. Hemphill, on the Missouri Question. In the House of Representatives of the U. States.


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Description: 27pp. 8vo, disbound; (browning of text). (N.p., 1819). First Edition

Comments: Speech by the Pennsylvanian Congressman in support of an anti-slavery amendment during the Missouri Statehood debate. The amendment would have allowed slavery in Missouri, but the offspring of slaves there would become free. The amendment was defeated. S&S 48206

Edition: First Edition
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 179605

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