VI-"The Pro-Slavery Rebellion: From Louisiana" - [Albert Richardson] - New York Daily Tribune

VI-"The Pro-Slavery Rebellion: From Louisiana" - [Albert Richardson] - New York Daily Tribune

The coercion of the border states

by: Albert Richardson | publication date: April 9, 1861 | Publication: The New York Tribune | pages: 6

"We, the people (I know this beginning is ponderous, but I spent so much time in the late virtueus and lamented Louisiana Convention that I fall quite unconsciously into the official style) - we, the people, made a demonstration yesterday, of no great intrinsic importance, but very significant, as a straw showing which way the wind blows. . ."

Albert Richardson's daily column "From Louisiana" in the New York Tribune.

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