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Daniel B. White, Marcillus, New York, to Thomas Ritchie, Washington City, D.C, 1850 June 2

 File — Box: 11, Folder: 687
Identifier: id112413

Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents

Predicted "remodeling of parties" due to actions taken on the compromise; weakness of Gen. Cass as a party leader; possibility of Clay's candidacy for the Presidential office; the tariff and a U.S. Bank as campaign issues; influence of a "Cuban Invasion"; abolition of slavery. 3 pp. ALS.


  • Creation: 1850 June 2


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From the Collection: 6.50 Linear Feet

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