Book/Printed Material The military execution of American citizens by order of the President : an appeal to the people of the United States

[ Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection copy ]

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Title
The military execution of American citizens by order of the President : an appeal to the people of the United States
Summary
A call for a public accounting and an appeal of the city and national governments' actions in putting down the "riot" during the election of 1857 in Washington, D.C. District citizens maintained that innocent blood was spilled, including that of several blacks, in a wholly unjustifiable employment of force.
Contributor Names
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Washington, D.C. : [s.n.], 1857.
Subject Headings
-  Riots--Washington (D.C.)
-  Washington (D.C.)--Politics and government--To 1878
Genre
Essays--Washington (D.C.)--1857
Notes
-  Also available in digital form.
Medium
44 p. ; 21 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
F198 .M64
E449 .D16 vol. 13, no. 9 Another copy.
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gdc/scd0001.00143695736
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lcrbmrp.t1309
Library of Congress Control Number
06018866
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A call for a public accounting and an appeal of the city and national governments' actions in putting down the "riot" during the election of 1857 in Washington, D.C. District citizens maintained that innocent blood was spilled, including that of several blacks, in a wholly unjustifiable employment of force.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/06018866
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Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. The military execution of American citizens by order of the President: an appeal to the people of the United States. [Washington, D.C.: s.n, 1857] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/06018866/.

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Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. (1857) The military execution of American citizens by order of the President: an appeal to the people of the United States. [Washington, D.C.: s.n] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/06018866/.

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Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. The military execution of American citizens by order of the President: an appeal to the people of the United States. [Washington, D.C.: s.n, 1857] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/06018866/>.