by Patrick Young, Esq. on October 22, 2014
A pamphlet urging the intermarriage of freed slaves and Irish women was an important contribution to the Election of 1864.
by Patrick Young, Esq. on October 15, 2014
August Belmont, the man behind the Belmont Stakes, was a leading banker and Democratic leader.
by Patrick Young, Esq. on September 30, 2014
Lincoln was not an icon when he ran for reelection in 1864. He was a politician weighted with a grinding war and a troubled economy.