William Lowndes Yancey Letter, 1858 June 15
- William Lowndes Yancey Letter, 1858 June 15
- Yancey, William Lowndes, 1814-1863
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- Secession-- Southern States-- Sources.
- Yancey, William Lowndes, 1814-1863.
- The Filson Historical Society
- Scope and Content
- Lawyer, Ala. legislator, and secessionist. Letter from Yancey to James Slaughter despairing of a political solutions to the nation's divisions and advocating the creation of "committees of safety all over the cotton states. .