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Cover of The Judiciary, edited by Joshua Dunn

Documents in Detail: Lincoln's Dred Scott Speech

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Teaching American History’s Documents in Detail series focuses on a single document from one of our Core Document Collection volumes.  TAH’s CDC volumes are available for purchase or free download at

CDC Volume:  The Judiciary

Document: Abraham Lincoln, Speech on the Dred Scott Decision


April 19, 2023 -
April 19, 2023
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8:00 PM EDT
Teaching American History
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Professor of History; Chair, Master of Arts in American History and Government at Ashland University
Honored Visiting Graduate Faculty at University of Colorado-Colorado Springs
Honored Visiting Graduate Faculty at Berry College