Meeting of the National Union Party of Worcester County

Item Information help

  • Description
    Broadside featuring the preamble and resolutions of the National Union Party of Worcester County, Maryland, following the end of the Civil War. Party president William T. Purnell and vice-president George A. Parker presided, with Thomas B. Smith as secretary. Includes a resolution to support President Andrew Johnson in "his manly, noble and wise system of practical Reconstruction," and offers congratulations for President Johnson's "independence of all narrow-minded, sectional and fanatical theorists and theories."
  • Copyright & Usage
    This item is in the public domain. Duke University Libraries kindly requests that any use of the item is properly cited.
blog comments powered by Disqus