SPEECH OF THE HON. WILLIAM C. RIVES ON THE SUBJECT OF THE REMOVAL OF THE DEPOSITES [sic]; Delivered in the Senate of the United States, January 17, 1834. William C. Rives.

SPEECH OF THE HON. WILLIAM C. RIVES ON THE SUBJECT OF THE REMOVAL OF THE DEPOSITES [sic]; Delivered in the Senate of the United States, January 17, 1834.

Washington: printed by Francis Preston Blair, 1834. Original Sewn Wrappers. Good binding. Item #4364

Octavo. 32 pp. First edition. As issued in stitched self-wrappers; ex-historical society with stamps on the title-page; untrimmed leaving a generous fore-edge margin that is curled with short closed tears. The crisis of the Bank of the United States under Pres. Jackson caused a great deal of oratory in Congress. Jackson wished to remove the deposits and the Calhoun & Clay forces in Congress wished to maintain them in the Bank. Sabin 71671.

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