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The Road to Civil War

Cite as: The Road to Civil War, Quill Project at Pembroke College (Oxford, 2022).

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Committees (14)

Created on: 1860-12-03 00:00:00

Dissolved on: None

Description: None

349 members

96 sessions

0 keyword tagged

35, 419, 5,

2

60, 16, 16,

266, 0

459, 152, 37,

82, 1, 10

909, 262

Created on: 1860-12-04 00:00:00

Dissolved on: 1861-03-04 00:00:00

Description: A select committee formed via resolution in reference to the 1860 annual President's Message tasked with examining the condition of the union, exploring the slavery question, and offering solutions to the crisis of secession. The committee was designed to contain one member from each State.

33 members

2 sessions

0 keyword tagged

0, 33, 0,

0

6, 0, 1,

0, 0

1, 0, 6,

0, 0, 0

0, 0

Created on: 1860-12-03 00:00:00

Dissolved on: None

Description: None

84 members

79 sessions

0 keyword tagged

10, 116, 5,

0

47, 8, 26,

105, 1

292, 31, 19,

24, 2, 5

457, 78

Created on: 1860-12-03 00:00:00

Dissolved on: None

Description: None

7 members

6 sessions

0 keyword tagged

0, 7, 0,

0

2, 0, 3,

0, 0

0, 0, 3,

0, 0, 0

0, 0

Created on: 1860-12-03 00:00:00

Dissolved on: None

Description: None

7 members

6 sessions

0 keyword tagged

0, 7, 0,

0

0, 2, 4,

0, 0

2, 0, 2,

0, 0, 0

0, 0

Created on: 1860-12-03 00:00:00

Dissolved on: None

Description: None

84 members

29 sessions

0 keyword tagged

0, 64, 1,

0

1, 55, 11,

151, 0

192, 36, 12,

23, 0, 4

264, 67

Created on: 1860-12-03 00:00:00

Dissolved on: None

Description: None

9 members

6 sessions

0 keyword tagged

0, 9, 0,

0

3, 0, 2,

0, 0

0, 0, 3,

0, 0, 0

0, 0

Created on: 1860-12-03 00:00:00

Dissolved on: None

Description: None

10 members

5 sessions

0 keyword tagged

1, 10, 0,

0

0, 0, 2,

0, 0

0, 0, 0,

0, 0, 0

0, 0

Created on: 1860-12-03 00:00:00

Dissolved on: None

Description: None

349 members

2 sessions

0 keyword tagged

0, 0, 1,

0

0, 22, 1,

41, 0

24, 23, 0,

4, 0, 0

33, 5

Created on: 1860-12-03 00:00:00

Dissolved on: None

Description: None

9 members

6 sessions

0 keyword tagged

1, 9, 0,

0

0, 1, 2,

0, 0

1, 0, 2,

0, 0, 0

0, 0

Created on: 1860-12-03 00:00:00

Dissolved on: None

Description: None

7 members

3 sessions

0 keyword tagged

0, 7, 0,

0

0, 1, 1,

0, 0

1, 0, 1,

0, 0, 0

0, 0

Created on: 1860-12-18 00:00:00

Dissolved on: 1861-03-04 00:00:00

Description: A committee formed through a resolution submitted by Mr. Powell on December 6, 1860 and adopted on December 18, 1860. The role of the committee was to examine the conflict between slaveholding and non-slaveholding States and provide solutions and concessions to avoid secession.

13 members

2 sessions

0 keyword tagged

0, 13, 0,

0

1, 0, 1,

0, 0

0, 0, 1,

0, 0, 0

0, 0

Created on: 1860-12-03 00:00:00

Dissolved on: 1861-03-04 00:00:00

Description: None

0 member

2 sessions

0 keyword tagged

0, 0, 0,

0

0, 0, 0,

0, 0

0, 0, 0,

0, 0, 0

0, 0

Created on: 1860-12-03 00:00:00

Dissolved on: 1861-03-04 00:00:00

Description: None

0 member

1 sessions

0 keyword tagged

0, 0, 0,

0

0, 0, 0,

0, 0

0, 0, 0,

0, 0, 0

0, 0

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