Congress Confronting Slavery, Part 4

The U.S. Capitol Historical Society 2006 Spring Conference “Congress and Slavery in the 1840s and 1850s” is the third in the… read more

The U.S. Capitol Historical Society 2006 Spring Conference “Congress and Slavery in the 1840s and 1850s” is the third in the series, “The National Capitol in a Nation Divided: Congress and the District of Columbia Confront Sectionalism and Slavery.” Moderated by Professor Finkelman, Professor Holt talked about patronage and the Compromise of 1850, and Professor Davis delivered the keynote address. After their presentations they answered audience members' questions. close

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Jun 1, 2006

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