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Beecher, Henry Ward, 1813-1887

 Person

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Kansas-Nebraska Act, Letter

 Collection — Box: Small MS Collections
Identifier: MS-0451
Content Description

Letter from W. G. Snethen to Texas Senator Sam Houston about the Kansas-Nebraska Act, written Feb. 24, 1854. Snethen praises Senator Sam Houston for his recent speech in Nebraska, writes about his thoughts on Senator Stephen Douglas' Kansas-Nebraska Act bill, and discuses a sermon by Henry Ward Beecher.

Dates: 1854, Feb. 24