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Related links to Secession and Politics

Discussion in 'Civil War History - Secession and Politics' started by wilber6150, Dec 29, 2010.

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    This thread to be used as an archive for links related to this sub-forum.. Please keep all other issues and discussions in their proper threads...Feel free to post any links that you think might benefit the readers, and maybe add a brief description.. Also, feel free to post any requests for links that people might be able to help out with...
     

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    Secession Commissioners

    http://www.civilwarcauses.org/commish.htm
     
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    Prigg v. Pennsylvania

    Here is the United States Supreme Court review of the Prigg v. Pennsylvania case from 1842, wherein the Supreme Court ruled that the federal Fugitive Slave Law of 1793 was superior to Pennyslvania's state slave law:

    http://supreme.justia.com/us/41/539/case.html
     
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    Acton-Lee Correspondence

    Here is the 1866 correspondence between Lord John Dalberg Acton and Robert E. Lee regarding the subject of secession and the U.S. Constitution.

    http://oll.libertyfund.org/titles/2247#lf1480_head_058

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    Wilber6150 and Brass Napoleon,

    Thank you gentlemen!

    Excellent work and links to study.

    Really appreciated.

    Respectfully submitted,
    M. E. Wolf
     
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    Lincoln Douglas Debates

    Here is a searchable database of the transcripts of the Lincoln/Douglas debates of 1858, including two speeches by Lincoln in Ohio in 1859:

    http://www.bartleby.com/251/
     
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    Thanks, M.E. Would it be possible to make this thread sticky?
     
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    Hey does anyone have that link to the site where its lists the notes taken at the secession conventions, I thought I saved it but cant find it...:frown:
     
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