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Collection Reference Number GLC05938
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1850 
Title California, union, and freedom. Speech of William H. Seward, on the admission of California.
Date 11 March 1850
Author Seward, William Henry (1801-1872)  
Document Type Pamphlet
Content Description Printed by Buell & Blanchard. Uncut. Argues for the admission of California into the Union (as a free state).
Subjects Westward Expansion  American West  Statehood  Slavery  African American History  American Statesmen  
People Seward, William Henry (1801-1872)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme Westward Expansion; African Americans; Slavery & Abolition
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859