To the freemen of the counties of Lincoln, Mecklenburg and Cabarrus, constituting the Eleventh Congressional District of North Carolina


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  • Description
    Circular letter from Henry William Connor, North Carolina representative to Congress, to his constituents, summarizing the recently completed session. Includes reports from Secretary of the Treasury on national finance; United States Bank; abolition (of which he is critical) of slavery; foreign relations, which he describes as "friendly" except with Mexico; recognition of independence of Texas (which he favors); upcoming inauguration of Martin Van Buren. February 27, 1837.
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    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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