Admission of Georgia. Speech of Hon. William Lawrence, of Ohio, in the House of Representatives, March 5, 1870. [caption title]


Speech of Ohio Republican Congressman William Lawrence concerning a legislative bill from the Reconstruction Committee on the readmission to the Union of the former Confederate State of Georgia. Lawrence’s speech touches on the 15th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution which provided voting rights: “Let us give [Georgians] the repose of our laws and theirs, and peace may once more return to bless the land.”


Description: Admission of Georgia. Speech of Hon. William Lawrence, of Ohio, in the House of Representatives, March 5, 1870. [caption title]

[Washington, D.C.?: np, 1870]. 8pp. Pamphlet. 8vo. Unopened. Some edge toning to a few leaves; Very Good.

[3729761]

OCLC returns only one copy in Georgia at the Georgia Department of Archives and History.


Price: $75.00

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