Maryland Home Guards


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  • Description
    Circular letter addressed to the people of Maryland with the byline "We know our rights, and we will defend them!" The Middletown Home Guards and the Frederick Home Guards state that they refuse to give up their arms, despite a newly passed resolution by the Maryland legislature which states that the Governor is to disarm the Home Guards. Each group says they will keep hold to their arms to the death.
  • Copyright & Usage
    This item is in the public domain. Duke University Libraries kindly requests that any use of the item is properly cited.
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