Stephen A. Douglas and the American Union

Stephen A. Douglas

Exhibition curated by Daniel Meyer.

The life and career of Senator Stephen A. Douglas (1813-1861), a leader in the struggle to preserve the federal union from the dissolution of civil war, is the subject of this exhibition. Drawn from the Douglas papers and other printed, manuscript and archival holdings, the exhibition marks the Douglas family's recent gift of significant additional materials.

Exhibit Publications & Documents

Online Exhibit Catalog
Catalogue 48p., $10