1. Creator/Author:
  2. Livingston, John (2)

Letter from John Livingston to Richard W. Thompson

Creator:
Livingston, John
Collection:
Richard W. Thompson Collection
Location:
New Orleans, Louisiana
Date of Original:
1877
Description:
Letter, 25 cm, requesting ""a land warrant & pension"" as promised to veterans of the Black Hawk War, recalling old associates from Indiana, noting that the ""doctrines of the Old Whig Party"" are being adopted in the South, and commenting on the rights of black men in the south who will ""now be protected in all their rights & their votes will be controlled by the whites."" Includes card, 6.5 x 11 cm, for �J. Livingston�s Law Office, 26 Carondelet Street, New Orleans.�
Subject:
Thompson, Richard W. (Richard Wigginton), 1809-1900--Correspondence; African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans--History--19th century; Black Hawk War, 1832
Category:
Manuscripts & Documents
Format of Original:
Manuscript
Item ID:
71200908302528
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Digital File ID:
71200908302528
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
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