The full content of this document is only available to subscribing institutions. More information can be found via

Collection Reference Number GLC05116.14
From Archive Folder Pamphlets related to the extension of slavery and the Kansas-Nebraska dispute [Decimalized .01-.20] 
Title The Crime Against Kansas. Speech of Hon. Charles Sumner, of Massachusetts. In the Senate of the United States, May 19, 1856.
Date 19 May 1856
Author Sumner, Charles (1811-1874)  
Document Type Pamphlet
Content Description Sumner's speech was delivered in Washington, D.C. and published by the New York Tribune in New York City. Contains the stamp of T. B. Pugh, bookseller, on the upper left corner of front cover. Contains water stains.
Subjects President  Congress  Politics  Abolition  Slavery  African American History  Westward Expansion  Missouri Compromise  Statehood  Bleeding Kansas  Government and Civics  Classical World and Ancient Civilization  Law  
People Sumner, Charles (1811-1874)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme African Americans; Slavery & Abolition; Law; Government & Politics; Westward Expansion
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
Related documents The "Laws" of Kansas. Speech of the Hon. Schuyler Colfax, of Indiana.