Manuscript/Mixed Material The state of South Carolina. At a convention an ordinance to dissolve the Union.

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Title
The state of South Carolina. At a convention an ordinance to dissolve the Union.
Contributor Names
Jamison, D. F. (Creator)
Created / Published
Southworth, George A. & De Baptiste, George., 1865
Subject Headings
-  Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
-  secession
-  Manuscripts
-  Broadsides
-  United States -- South Carolina -- Charleston
-  United States -- Michigan
Genre
Manuscripts
Broadsides
Notes
-  The ordinance. To dissolve the Union between the State of South Carolina and other States united with her under the compact entitled, "The Constitution of the United States of America." We the people of the State of South Carolina, in convention assembled, do declare and ordain, and it is hereby declared and ordained that the ordinance adopted by us in convention, on the twenty third day of May, in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty eight, whereby the Constitution of the United States of America was ratified, and also all acts and parts of acts of the General Assembly of this State, ratifying amendments of the said Constitution are by repealed; and that the union now subsiding between South Carolina and other states, under the name of the "United States of America," is hereby dissolved. Done at Charleston, the twentieth day of December, in the year of our Lord on thousand eight hundred and sixty. [Signed] D. J. Jamison, Delegate from Barnwell[?]. President of Convention.
-  Facsimile with insert: "This scroll of 'treason' was found in the house of Dr. Lamb, Secretary of state."
Medium
73 x 60.7 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
Portfolio 6, no. 13a
Stern catalog 4780
Source Collection
The Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana
Repository
Rare Book And Special Collections Division
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lprbscsm.scsm0680
Language
English
Online Format
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Chicago citation style:

Jamison, D. F. The state of South Carolina. At a convention an ordinance to dissolve the Union. Southworth, George A. & De Baptiste, George, 1865. Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm000680/.

APA citation style:

Jamison, D. F. (1865) The state of South Carolina. At a convention an ordinance to dissolve the Union. Southworth, George A. & De Baptiste, George. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm000680/.

MLA citation style:

Jamison, D. F. The state of South Carolina. At a convention an ordinance to dissolve the Union. Southworth, George A. & De Baptiste, George, 1865. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/scsm000680/>.

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