The Road to Civil War

William D. Kelley

(12 April, 1814 -- 9 January, 1890) Kelley was an American lawyer and politician. Born in Philadelphia, Pa., Kelley studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1841. Kelley was elected as a Republican to the Thirty-seventh and to the fourteen succeeding Congresses. [Source: 'Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774- Present', available at]

Member of Pennsylvania Delegation - United States Thirteenth Amendment 1863-65 , Pennsylvania Delegation - United States Fifteenth Amendment , Pennsylvania Delegation - United States Fourteenth Amendment & The Civil Rights Act of 1866 , Pennsylvania Delegation - The Road to Civil War [this display].

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