Recall Petition to Remove Lorenzo Sherwood from Texas Legislature

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Title

Recall Petition to Remove Lorenzo Sherwood from Texas Legislature

Subject

Recall Petition

Description

This is a recall petition to remove Lorenzo Sherwood from the Texas Legislature. He was recalled because of his strong anti-slavery beliefs and his outspoken ways during Legislature meetings in communication with other members of the Legislature.

Creator

Texas Legislature

Source

UT Arlington Library, Special Collections, GA33, Sherwood Papers

Publisher

Texas Legislature

Date

Approximately 1855-1856

Contributor

Maggie Hendrix

Relation

This recall petition is included in a collection with a letter from Lorenzo Sherwood to Dr. Brother which can be found at UT Arlington Library, Special Collections, GA33, Sherwood Papers

Language

English

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Date Added
November 14, 2013
Item Type
Document
Citation
Texas Legislature, “Recall Petition to Remove Lorenzo Sherwood from Texas Legislature,” Early Transatlantic Writing Project, accessed April 24, 2018, http://transatlanticwriting.com/items/show/95.
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