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A. Cump, Macon, Virginia, to Thomas Ritchie, 1847 February 18

 File — Box: 8, Folder: 477
Identifier: id105022

Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents

Expulsion of Ritchie from the Senate; "offence against the Senate...with which [Ritchie's] reporter was charged"; Senate's "rejection...of the bill for the increase of the army"; implication of withholding more men from the Army while the U.S. is at war with Mexico; mention of John C. Calhoun; dissatisfaction with Virginia's Congressional delegate. 3 pp. ALS.


  • Creation: 1847 February 18


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From the Collection: 6.50 Linear Feet