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[SLAVERY & ABOLITION] -- [DRED SCOTT DECISION]. Hartford Evening Press. Vol. II, No. 8. Hartford, CT: 7 March 1857.

4pp., folio, 17 x 23 in. (Folding, fully separated at centerfold, tape repair to partially separated fold). Ink identified to "Calvin W. Philea" on front page, top right. 

Contains inside page headlines: “Another blow to freedom” / “The Dred Scott Case—The Missouri Restriction Declared Unconstitutional,” with a 2/3 column “first report” of the Dred Scott Decision by the US Supreme Court that ruled slaves were not to be considered persons but were property.

Estimate: $500 - $700
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,125
02/18/2021

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