MESSAGE OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, transmitting A copy of the treaty between the United States and her Britannic Majesty for the suppression of the African slave trade. Abraham LINCOLN.
MESSAGE OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, transmitting A copy of the treaty between the United States and her Britannic Majesty for the suppression of the African slave trade.
MESSAGE OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, transmitting A copy of the treaty between the United States and her Britannic Majesty for the suppression of the African slave trade.
MESSAGE OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, transmitting A copy of the treaty between the United States and her Britannic Majesty for the suppression of the African slave trade.
MESSAGE OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, transmitting A copy of the treaty between the United States and her Britannic Majesty for the suppression of the African slave trade.

MESSAGE OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, transmitting A copy of the treaty between the United States and her Britannic Majesty for the suppression of the African slave trade.

N.p. N.p., 1862. 8vo (8.9 in, 22.6 cm). [1] 2-15 [1 blank] pp.

"SENATE. 37th Congress, 2nd Session. Ex. Doc. No. 57." "June 10, 1862 --Read, referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations, and ordered to be printed." Abraham Lincoln's printed missive (below), two pages of correspondence between US Secretary of State William H. Seward and Lord Lyons, followed by IX Articles.

"To the Senate and House of Representatives:
I transmit to Congress a copy of the treaty for the suppression of the African slave trade, between the United States and her Britannic Majesty, signed in this city on the 7th of April last, and the ratifications of which were exchanged at London on the 20th ultimo... It is desirable that such legislation as may be necessary to carry the treaty into effect should be enacted as soon as may comport with the convenience of Congress. ABRAHAM LINCOLN.
Washington, June 10, 1862."

Disbound government document. Light creasing along spine, traces of foxing, top fore-edge corner mildly bumped, pages mildly age toned. Well-preserved Civil War era (1861-1865) pamphlet authored by Abraham Lincoln on the suppression of slavery. Very good. Item #1070

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