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John C. Calhoun: “On the Slavery Question”
Commentary by Kirk H. Beetz, UC Davis, Emeritus
“I have, Senators, believed from the first that the...
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John C. Calhoun: "On the Second Resolution Reported by the Committee on Foreign Relations"
John C. Calhoun: "On the Relation Which the States and General Government Bear to Each Other"
John C. Calhoun: "To the People of the United States"
John C. Calhoun: "On the Reception of Abolition Petitions"
John C. Calhoun: "On His Resolutions in Reference to the War with Mexico"
John C. Calhoun: South Carolina Exposition and Protest
Slavery Clauses in the U.S. Constitution
Compromise of 1850
Stephen A. Douglas: Speech Defending the Compromise of 1850
Henry Clay: Remarks on the Compromise of 1850 Resolutions
Sam Houston: Speech Supporting the Compromise of 1850