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Republican Gov. William Buckingham Admitted Freed Slaves Into The Connecticut Guard. The Reaction Was Just Like Today. Bigots Come Out Of The Woodwork.

  In Connecticut, Republican Gov. William Buckingham pressed for the recruitment of blacks, and in a special session on Nov. 13, 1863, the Connecticut General …

Republican Gov. William Buckingham Admitted Freed Slaves Into The Connecticut Guard. The Reaction Was Just Like Today. Bigots Come Out Of The Woodwork. Read More »

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