An address on the life and character of John Caldwell Calhoun. Delivered before the citizens of Montgomery, Alabama, on the Fourth July, 1850.

William Lowndes Yancey. 1850.

Image of An address on the life and character of John Caldwell Calhoun. Delivered before the citizens of Montgomery, Alabama, on the Fourth July, 1850.

After Calhoun’s death in 1850, William Lowndes Yancey gave this speech in Montgomery, Alabama. Yancey would go on to become one of the most influential members of a group of southern politicians known as “Fire-eaters” who advocated secession.

Image of An address on the life and character of John Caldwell Calhoun. Delivered before the citizens of Montgomery, Alabama, on the Fourth July, 1850.

After Calhoun’s death in 1850, William Lowndes Yancey gave this speech in Montgomery, Alabama. Yancey would go on to become one of the most influential members of a group of southern politicians known as “Fire-eaters” who advocated secession.

Image of An address on the life and character of John Caldwell Calhoun. Delivered before the citizens of Montgomery, Alabama, on the Fourth July, 1850.

After Calhoun’s death in 1850, William Lowndes Yancey gave this speech in Montgomery, Alabama. Yancey would go on to become one of the most influential members of a group of southern politicians known as “Fire-eaters” who advocated secession.

Image of An address on the life and character of John Caldwell Calhoun. Delivered before the citizens of Montgomery, Alabama, on the Fourth July, 1850.

After Calhoun’s death in 1850, William Lowndes Yancey gave this speech in Montgomery, Alabama. Yancey would go on to become one of the most influential members of a group of southern politicians known as “Fire-eaters” who advocated secession.

Metadata Details
Item Type Book
Title An address on the life and character of John Caldwell Calhoun. Delivered before the citizens of Montgomery, Alabama, on the Fourth July, 1850.
Creator William Lowndes Yancey
Publication Date 1850
Call Number E 5 .C12694
Location General Collections