Speech of Hon. Stephen A. Douglas, of Illinois, Delivered in Richmond, Virginia, July 9, 1852.
n.p. n.p., 1852. 8 pp. 8vo. Removed. First edition. A very good copy with browning to edges, faint foxing on a few leaves, mail fold. LCP. Afro-Americana 3212. Item #36060
Support for the Democratic candidate Pierce against the Whig Winfield Scott in the Presidential Campaign. Douglas argued that a professional Army officer, such as Scott, should not be president of a free Republic and noted the Whigs' nativist policies.
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