Speeches of hon. J. R. Underwood, of Kentucky, delivered in the Senate of the United States, February 18, 19, & 25, 1852, in defence of his proposition to grant a portion of the public lands to the old states, and in reply to Mr. Sumner, of Massachusetts, and Mr. Geyer, of Missouri

Washington DC: Printed at the Congressional Globe Office, 1852. 24p., unfastened signatures, 9.5x6.3 inch self-wraps. Rhode Island Historical Society stamp and label and donor's name in sepia nib, plus careless institutional pencilled emphases on the cover; dust-soil, faint foxing, untrimmed edges show mild crumpling, old transverse fold-lines (now flat), good-only copy. Land for infrastructure, public buildings such as school for deaf &c &c, questions of taxation.

Cat.No: 174793

Price: $50.00