Lincoln on Slavery in the Territories: Assessing His Speech at PeoriaPeoria has a peculiar niche in political culture due to its vaudeville-era reputation, later enhanced by the Nixon administration, as the epicenter of a mythical American heartland. If something “plays in Peoria" it s....
"Lincoln at Peoria: the Turning Point,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 11
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