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Address of the Hon. Benj. F. Perry, before the South Carolina Institute, at their Annual Fair, November 1856

By: Benjamin F. Perry

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Walker, Evans & Co.: 1857

Seller ID: 014902

Condition: Good


This pamphlet was broken out of a bound book of pamphlets. May have some glue residue at spine, staining or cockling. Small penciled name to title page. Benjamin Franklin Perry was a member of the SC House of Representatives who sympathized with the Unionist cause, but after SC seceded he supported the Confederacy. Following the war, President Andrew Johnson appointed him provisional governor of the state. This address, delivered while Perry was a member of the House, encourages South Carolinians to move away from an agriculture-based economy and to embrace industry and manufacturing. Full ref... View more info