United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65

An amendment to the United States Constitution to abolish slavery introduced during the American Civil War.

Henry W. Harrington

Quill platform ID: p4430.

(12 September, 1825 -- 20 March, 1882) Harrington was an American lawyer and politician. Born in Cooperstown, Otsego County, N.Y., Harrington was admitted to the bar in 1848 and moved to Indiana in 1856. Harrington was elected as a Democrat to the Thirty-eighth Congress and served from March 4th, 1863 to March 3rd, 1865. [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774- Present', available at http://bioguide.congress.gov/biosearch/biosearch.asp]

Member of Indiana Delegation—United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65.

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