Drake's Victoria speech ; History of the ""two-thirds rule"" / speech of Charles D. Drake of St. Louis, in favor of the election of Stephen A. Douglas to the Presidency, delivered August 25th, 1860, at Victoria, Jefferson Co., Mo.
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At head of title: Missouri Democratic campaign documents
This pamphlet contains a speech made by Charles D. Drake, at Victoria, Jefferson County, Missouri. The speech addresses the ""Political topics of the day"" including two sectional parties, the black republican party, reasons why he favors Douglas over other candidates, and Douglas' record compared to the records of his opponents. Notably, the pamphlet addresses the Dred Scott Case. At head of title: Missouri Democratic campaign documents. At end of text: Chas. D. Drake, St. Louis, August 8, 1860. Accompanied by text of ""Speech of Chas. D. Drake, of St. Louis, delivered by request, at Troy, Mo., September 18th, 1860""; ""Speech of Charles D. Drake ... delivered at a National Democratic meeting in Palmyra, Mo., on the 23d of July, 1860."" These are both in the form of mounted newspaper clippings.
Williams, Frank J.; Williams, Virginia
24 pages ; 23 cm
[Physical ID#]: [Item Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Related to: Not present in Monaghan's Bibliography or Stern's Catalog
E440 .D72 1860
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