Admission of California. Speech of the Hon. R.C. Winthrop, of Mass., on the President's Message, Transmitting the Constitution of California, Delivered in Committee of the Whole in the House of Representatives of the United States, May 8, 1850. R. C. Winthrop.

Admission of California. Speech of the Hon. R.C. Winthrop, of Mass., on the President's Message, Transmitting the Constitution of California, Delivered in Committee of the Whole in the House of Representatives of the United States, May 8, 1850

Washington: Gideon & Co., 1850.

First Edition. Softcover. Very good. 28 pp, in original sewn self-wrappers (not disbound from a larger volume as often found). Light foxing; very good. "Winthrop emphatically advocates the immediate admission of California and exhorts Congress to refrain from the injustice of omnibus tactics which would “embarrass, and perhaps peril her admission" (Eberstadt). Cowan p. 691.

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Price: $75.00

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