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Charles O'Conor letter

 Collection — Box: 63
Identifier: MS-SC1116

Scope and Contents

Letter to Henry S. Randall, New York delegate to the Democratic National Convention in 1860, re: their mutual beliefs in maintaining the Union and in the loss of the Union if Lincoln is elected. Expresses very strong sentiment against Lincoln being elected.


  • Created: December 31, 1860


Biographical / Historical

Prominent lawyer in New York City, New York who eventually acted as counsel for the state in its case against William M. Tweed.


1 folder (1 folder : .5 linear inches (.042 linear feet)) : 2 pages

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