Newspaper from May. 26, 1865

"The Montgomery Meeting."

  • Full Title

    "The Montgomery Meeting."

  • Description

    Resolutions adopted by a meeting of citizens in Montgomery, Alabama, regarding reconciliation with the United States after the end of the Civil War: "Resolved, that we hereby pledge to the Government of the United States our earnest and zealous co-operation in the work of restoring the State of Alabama to her proper relations with the Union, at the earliest practicable moment..." The group also states that the attacks on President Lincoln and Secretary of State Seward "are acts of infamous diabolism revolting to every upright and honest heart." Published in the Alabama Beacon on May 26, 1865.

  • Source

    Excerpt from the Alabama Beacon, book number 33.0010. Catalog record for this title is available here.

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    Alabama Beacon. ""The Montgomery Meeting."". Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed March 24, 2019. https://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/194