Skip to main content

Washington Peace Conference autograph book

 Collection — Box: 65
Identifier: MS-SC1155

Scope and Contents

Autographs of the delegates from the 21 states, including that of John Tyler.

Dates

  • Created: February 1861

Creator

Biographical / Historical

Peace conference initiated by Virginia, with delegates from 21 states led by former President John Tyler, in a last effort to avoid dissolution of the Union. Boycotted by the deep south.

Extent

1 Volumes ; 20 x 14 cm

Language of Materials

English