ORATION ON THE LIFE AND CHARACTER OF HENRY WINTER DAVIS, BY HON. JOHN A. J. CRESWELL. Henry Winter Davis.

ORATION ON THE LIFE AND CHARACTER OF HENRY WINTER DAVIS, BY HON. JOHN A. J. CRESWELL.

Washington: Government Printing Office, 1866. 43 pages. 8vo, flexible black cloth. Item #569

Davis represented Maryland in congress, first as a Know-Nothing and then as a Republican. Though an ardent Unionist, Davis strenuously opposed Lincoln and his program, especially protesting violations of habeas corpus and the plan for a moderate Southern reconstruction.

Price: $50.00

See all items in 19th c. American Imprints
See all items by