United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65

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

Henry G. Stebbins

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(15 September, 1811 -- 9 December, 1881) Stebbins was an American banker and politician. Born in Ridgefield, Conn., Stebbins began work in banking after moving to New York. Stebbins was elected as a Democrat to the Thirty-eighth Congress and served from March 4th, 1863, until his resignation on October 24th, 1864. Afterwards, Stebbins became the president of the New York Stock Exchange. [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774- Present', available at http://bioguide.congress.gov/biosearch/biosearch.asp]

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

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