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Life of Stephen A. Douglas, to which are added his speeches and reports

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Published by W. H. Harrison in Chicago .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesLife and speeches of Stephen A. Douglas
Statementby H. M. Flint
ContributionsDouglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861
The Physical Object
Pagination4, viii, [9]-222, [3]-218 p. ;
Number of Pages222
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24607319M

Life of Stephen A. Douglas: To Which are Added His Speeches and Reports, by Henry M. Flint, contrib. by Stephen A. Douglas (page images at MOA) Mark Twain's Speeches (), by Mark Twain (Gutenberg text) Memories of Canada and Scotland: Speeches and Verses (Montreal: Dawson, , c), by John Douglas Sutherland Campbell Argyll.   HOLZER: Stephen A. Douglas was the two-term, New England-born, Illinois-bred Senator from Illinois seeking a third term. He was a powerful Democrat in the United States Senate, a leader of the Senate, a leader of efforts to hold off civil war through a series of compromises, and he was the father of a doctrine called popular sovereignty, wherein people in a new territory would have the .   Lincoln presented some 15 of his most important speeches in Bloomington, with his first probably being as early as when he stood in for his law partner, John T. Stuart, then running for Congress against a certain Stephen A. Douglas. It wouldn’t be the last debate he had with Douglas.


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When James Buchanan decided to support the proslavery Lecompton Constitution (see under Lecompton), on which only the proslavery forces in Kansas had voted, Douglas rebelled and in one of his major speeches denounced both the Lecompton Constitution and Buchanan, whom he had formerly supported.

It was a courageous and spectacular stand, but his. The Life of Stephen A. Douglas, reportedly the last biography published in his lifetime, features highlights from the debates—in particular his response to a question posed by Lincoln in Freeport.

There, in AugustDouglas' answer "instantly became famous as the culminating point of the entire series of debates" (Morris, ).

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cumbent Democrat Stephen A. Douglas met in a series of seven debates. Lincoln proposed the de‐ bates in a July 24 letter to Douglas seeking an op‐ portunity for the two to "address the same audi‐ ences" (p).

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Douglas papers document his professional and personal life from The collection includes correspondence, speeches, reports, memoranda, notes, financial and legal documents, portraits, maps, ephemera, newspaper clippings, and artifacts. Stephen A. Douglas () was a U.S.

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Step 1: Study these excerpts from speeches given by Lincoln and Douglas: A house divided against itself cannot stand. I believe this government cannot endure permanently half-slave and half-free.

I believe this government cannot endure permanently half-slave and half-free. The renewed threat of slavery’s expansion into the territories transformed Lincoln’s political life in This volume includes several speeches on the subject, notably from his Senate race against Stephen A.

Douglas, along with the complete texts of their seven debates. Abraham Lincoln won the Republican nomination for Illinois Senate seat on J Stephen Douglas would be his opponent in this battle to become the Senator. His nomination led to him delivering one of his most memorable speeches, the “House Divided” speech in which he precursors the looming Civil War.

Perhaps inevitably, this meant that a political opportunist like Stephen A. Douglas, who sprinkled his speeches with the “N” word while playing off Southern militants against fanatic Northern. Life of Stephen A.

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Abraham Lincoln - Abraham Lincoln - The road to presidency: For about five years Lincoln took little part in politics, and then a new sectional crisis gave him a chance to reemerge and rise to statesmanship. In his political rival Stephen A.

Douglas maneuvered through Congress a bill for reopening the entire Louisiana Purchase to slavery and allowing the settlers of Kansas and Nebraska. Add to Book Bag Remove from Book Bag. Saved in: The campaign of comprising the speeches of Abraham Lincoln, William H.

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