Privilege of the representative--privilege of the people speech of Mr. Giddings, of Ohio, on the trial of Preston S. Brooks, for an assault on Senator Sumner : before the House of Representatives, July 11, 1856.

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Author / Creator:Giddings, Joshua R. (Joshua Reed), 1795-1864.
Imprint:Washington, D.C. : Buell & Blanchard, [1856]
Description:8 p. ; 25 cm.
Subject:Sumner, Charles, -- 1811-1874.
Brooks, Preston S. -- (Preston Smith), -- 1819-1857.
Slavery -- United States -- Speeches in Congress.
Legislative bodies -- United States -- Freedom of debate.
Assault and battery -- Washington (D.C.) -- Speeches in Congress.
Format: E-Resource Book
Local Note:SLA-239
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Other authors / contributors:United States. Congress (34th, 1st session : 1856). House.
Notes:Caption title.
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Reproduction of original from Huntington Library.
Sabin no. 27329.
RLIN, CTRG94-B4961
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2005. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.