United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65

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

Orlando Kellogg

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(18 June, 1809 -- 4 March, 1863) Kellogg was an American lawyer and politician. Born in Essex County, N.Y., Kellogg studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1838. Kellogg was elected as a Whig to the Thirtieth Congress and later was elected as a Republican to the Thirty-eighth and Thirty-ninth Congresses. [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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