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. Joseph Rogers Underwood.

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: $30.00