Civil War Senator: William Pitt Fessenden and the Fight to Save the American Republic
An Updated Look at Senator Fessenden
William Pitt Fessenden was a senator’s senator. Dyspeptic, diligent, incorruptible and on some subjects indispensable, an aggressive debater and constructive force in committee, the Maine Republican came close to what the Founders must have envisione....
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