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Collection Reference Number GLC00267.184
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1844 
Title Address to the people of the state of New-York by the General Executive Committee of the American Republican Party of the City of New York
Date 1844
Author Copeland, Alexander (d. 1845)  
Additional authors American Republican party of the city of New York.
Document Type Pamphlet
Content Description Uncut. Published by the General Executive Committee. Contains a list of Committee members. Address delivered by Copeland, President of the Republican Party. Requires that "the Naturalization Laws shall be so altered as to make it necessary for all person of foreign birth to reside twenty-one years in the United States, before they shall be entitled to the privilege of the elective franchise." Contains two large numerical stamps on front page: "15" and "136." Bottom edge worn and fragile.
Subjects Republican Party  Election  Government and Civics  Politics  Naturalization  Suffrage  Immigration and Migration  Law  
People Copeland, Alexander (d. 1845)  
Place written New York, New York
Theme Government & Politics; Law
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859