Wisconsin Delegation

This is one of the 45 delegations in the convention, accounting for 8 of 449 people who took part.

Members (8):

Name Visualize Details Delegations
James R. Doolittle Visualize (3 January, 1815 -- 23 July, 1897) Doolittle was an American lawyer and politician. Born in Hampton, N.Y., Doolittle studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1837. Doolittle moved to Wisconsin in 1851 and afterwards was elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in January 1857 and reelected in 1863. [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774- Present', available at http://bioguide.congress.gov/biosearch/biosearch.asp] Wisconsin Delegation (United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65) , Wisconsin Delegation (United States Fifteenth Amendment) , Wisconsin Delegation (This negotiation) , Wisconsin Delegation (United States Fourteenth Amendment & The Civil Rights Act of 1866)
Charles Durkee Visualize None Wisconsin Delegation (This negotiation)
Luther Hanchett Visualize None Wisconsin Delegation (This negotiation)
Timothy O. Howe Visualize (24 February, 1816 -- 25 March, 1883) Howe was an American lawyer and politician. Born in Androscoggin County, Maine, Howe studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1839. Howe moved to Wisconsin in 1845 and afterwards in 1860, was elected as a Republican to the United States Senate. Howe was reelected in 1866 and 1872. [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774- Present', available at http://bioguide.congress.gov/biosearch/biosearch.asp] Wisconsin Delegation (This negotiation) , Wisconsin Delegation (United States Fifteenth Amendment) , Wisconsin Delegation (United States Fourteenth Amendment & The Civil Rights Act of 1866) , Wisconsin Delegation (United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65) , Wisconsin Delegation (United States Nineteenth Amendment and Edmunds Tucker Act)
Charles H. Larrabee Visualize None Wisconsin Delegation (This negotiation)
John F. Potter Visualize None Wisconsin Delegation (This negotiation)
A. Scott Sloan Visualize None Wisconsin Delegation (This negotiation)
Cadwalader C. Washburn Visualize "(April 22, 1818 -- May 15, 1882) Cadwalader Colden Washburn was a(n) teacher, employed in a geological survey, surveyor, lawyer, public servant, soldier, manufacturer of flower and wood, and American politician. He was born in Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine and moved to Iowa, and then Wisconsin. Cadwalader studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1842. He was employed in a geological survey of Iowa, elected surveyor of Rock Island County, Illinois, founder of the Mineral Point Bank (1852), governor of Wisconsin (1872-1874) and delegate to the peace convention in Washington D.C. (1861) to prevent the Civil War. Washburn served in the Union Army as a colonel of the 2nd Regiment in the Wisconsin Volunteer Cavalry (February 6, 1862), brevetted brigadier general of Volunteers (July 16, 1862), major general (November 29,1862), and resigned May 25, 1865. Cadwalader was elected as a Republican to the 34th, 35th, 36th, 40th, and 41st Congresses (March 4, 1855 - March 3, 1861 & (March 4, 1867 - March 3, 1871) and was not elected in 1860 or in 1870. During his time on Congress, he served as chairman on the Committee on Private Land Claims (36th Congress) and chairman on the Committee on Expenditures on Public Buildings (40th congress). [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress 1774 - present', available at https://bioguideretro.congress.gov/Home/MemberDetails?memIndex=W000170]" Wisconsin Delegation (This negotiation) , Wisconsin Delegation (United States Fifteenth Amendment)