Alexander H. Stephens, a biography

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Chapter Two APPRENTICESHIP 183243 46
Chapter Three CONGRESS 184359 82
Interlude 185961 172

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Aaron Grier abolitionists Alabama Alexander H Alexander Stephens antebellum Atlanta Atlanta Constitution August Augusta Chronicle Benjamin Hill bill Braxton Bragg Breckinridge Brown came City Point Clement Vallandigham Cleveland Cobb Colquitt come committee Compromise of 1850 Confederacy Confederate Confederate Congress Congress conscription Constitution Constitutionalist convention County county seat Crawfordville Davis December delegates Democrats depressive mood Douglas Duke University election Emory Speer Emory University February February 9 Felton Fifteenth Amendment fordville Fort Warren Fortress Monroe Franklin College Free-Soil freedmen friends Georgia Governor Governor of Georgia habeas corpus Hambleton Hampton Roads Henry Clay Herschel Johnson Hidell Hill himself Horace Greeley House Howell Cobb Ibid J. H. Smith Jabez L. M. Curry James Chesnut January January 23 Jefferson Davis Johnson Joseph E Joshua Hill July Kansas Kansas-Nebraska Act Know-Nothings Lecompton Lecompton constitution legislature letter Liberty County Liberty Hall Lincoln Linton Louis Wigfall Lucius Q. C. Lamar Lyman Trumbull Manhattanville College March martial law Mexico Milledgeville Missouri Compromise Montgomery convention Moses Waddell Negro never nomination North nothing party Paul Hamilton Hayne peace phens planters political President Raytown Republicans Richmond Robert Toombs Rufus Bullock Savannah Morning saying secession Secretary of War Senate Simon Cameron slavery slaves South South Carolina Southern Sparta speech Stephens T. R. R. Cobb Taliaferro County Tennessee territory though tinc tion told Tom Watson Toombs Union United States Senator University of Georgia until vote wanted Washington went Whigs Wilkes County Wilmot Proviso Wilson Lumpkin wrote

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