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Pitman, John (1785-1864) To the members of the General Assembly of Rhode Island

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03115 Author/Creator: Pitman, John (1785-1864) Place Written: Providence, Rhode Island Type: Pamphlet Date: circa 1842 Pagination: 24 p. ; 26 x 15 cm.

Summary of Content: Argues against those in favor of universal (white male) suffrage in Rhode Island, denouncing the supporters of the Dorr Rebellion. Pages are uncut.

People: Pitman, John, 1785-1864

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: RebellionDorr RebellionGovernment and CivicsSuffragePolitics

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