STATE OF THE UNION. SPEECH OF HON. SHERRARD CLEMENS, OF VIRGINIA, IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, JANUARY 22, 1861.

[Washington: Congressional Globe, 1861]. 8pp, caption title [as issued]. Disbound, else Very Good.

The Wheeling [then Virginia] Democrat would soon sadly leave the House to join the Confederate Army. "Sir, on a bayou of the Mississippi, reposes now in quiet the inheritance of my children-- an inheritance which, even in slaves, amounts to one half of the whole number in all the eleven counties which compose my congressional district in Virginia."
Swem 1024. Not in Haynes or Sabin. Item #27931

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