Gatherings by the Wayside

Title

Gatherings by the Wayside

Subject

Democratic Party (U.S.)

Description

Among these short "gatherings," n August 1861, Republican editor John Miller Murphy republishes a California article concerning "Union Democrats," who wish to suggest they are both for protection of the Union, of the United States, but remain Democrats, opposed to the Republican administration of Abraham Lincoln. Murphy notes that Seleucius Garfielde ran as a "Union Democrat," and lost the election for territorial delegate to Republican Wallace.

Abstract

Article denounces "Union Democrats" in California. It calls them "The treason democracy" and says, "Treason is at a discount on this coast..."

Creator

unknown

Source

Washington Standard

Publisher

Olympia, WA: John M. Murphy

Date Issued

1861-08-31

Medium

Microform

Type

article

Identifier

A234

Bibliographic Citation

Vol. 1, No. 42, p. 2, col. C

Spatial Coverage

Washington Territory

Temporal Coverage

1861

Provenance

University of Washington (Suzzallo)

Start Page

2

End Page

2

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