1854-1860Origination : Giddings, Joshua, 1795-1864
Library of Congress Library of Congress (1949)
Joshua Giddings Correspondence (GID), University of Notre Dame Archives (UNDA), Notre Dame, IN 46556
Correspondence of Joshua Giddings with family members and acquaintances, including William LLoyd Garrison, regarding reconstruction policy; also correspondence of George W. Julian (1817-1899), Member of Congress from Indiana, and others, including the American Abolition Society, Charles Francis Adams, and Salmon P. Chase; concerning the Republican Party, slavery, the 1856 Republican convention, and political strategy.
Lawyer, abolitionist and Member of Congress from Ohio.