Stone Collection: Volume 6 - Item 4
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4. Daniel Clark, Speech of Hon. Daniel Clark, of New Hampshire, on the Proposed Amendment of the Constitution Forever Prohibiting Slavery in the United States, and All Places Under Their Jurisdiction: Delivered in the Senate of the United States, March 31, 1864 ([Washington, DC]: [Government Printing Office], ). (8 p.)
Speech in favor of emancipation. The speaker believes that an amendment abolishing slavery is well within the realm of authority vested in Congress by the Constitution.