American Party scrapbook, ca. 1856.
Creator: American Party.
Collection number: 2535
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Abstract: Clippings and manuscript notes of an undesignated Tennessean about national politics, chiefly about the American party, to which he was opposed.
Repository: Southern Historical Collection
Collection Highlights: Several of the news clippings in the journal relate to abolition, slavery and the controversy of expanding it to the West, primarily in relation to the American Party’s stance on these issues.