Archive for the ‘Background of the American Civil War’ Category

Rufus Choate—To The Whig Convention At Worcester, Mass.

Posted by: Democratic Thinker on July 16, 2015

Weekly Story: James B. Abbott of Kansas

Posted by: Democratic Thinker on June 6, 2015

The Kansas Emigrants

Posted by: Democratic Thinker on May 31, 2015

Robert E. Lee—Mary Custis Lee (1856)

Posted by: Democratic Thinker on April 9, 2015

Joseph Warren—To Samuel Adams (June 15, 1774)

Posted by: Democratic Thinker on February 16, 2015

Spooner—Trial by Jury

Posted by: Democratic Thinker on January 21, 2015

Loguen—To the Syracuse Citizens Convention

Posted by: Democratic Thinker on November 20, 2014

The Virginia Petition

Posted by: Democratic Thinker on August 27, 2014

Clay—To Richard Pindell (February 17, 1849)

Posted by: Democratic Thinker on June 30, 2014

John G. Palfrey: On the Slave Power

Posted by: Democratic Thinker on April 21, 2014

Act of March 22, 1794

Posted by: Democratic Thinker on March 21, 2014

Emerson—On Courage

Posted by: Democratic Thinker on February 7, 2014

Jefferson—Henri Gregoire (February 25, 1809)

Posted by: Democratic Thinker on January 22, 2014

Wendell Phillips—On the John Brown Affair

Posted by: Democratic Thinker on November 20, 2013