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Washington, D.C., to Robert Field Stockton [Princeton, New Jersey], Letter

Webster Mss 850222.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 850222.1

Description

Just two weeks after his controversial "Seventh of March" speech in the Senate supporting Henry Clay's Compromise of 1850, Daniel Webster sends a copy of his address to Commodore Robert Stockton, who played an integral part in the conquest of California during the Mexican-American War.

Dates

  • 1850-03-22

Creator

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Extent

1 leaf : holograph, signed ; 23 x 36 cm.

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