U.S. Political Opposition to the War: Speeches & Orations



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Speech of Mr. Berrien, of Georgia, on the bill appropriating three millions of dollars to be expended under the direction of the President in negotiating a peace with Mexico: delivered in the Senate of the United States, February 5, 1847N/A
Speech of Mr. Stephens, of Georgia, on the subject of The Mexican War, Delivered in the House of Representatives, U.S., June 16, 1846.N/A
Speech of Mr. Greene, of Rhode Island, in the Senate of the United States, on the Ten regiment bill, delivered on the 18th day of February, 1848.N/A
Remarks of the Hon. Daniel Webster, of Massachusetts, on the Three Million BillN/A
Speech of Mr. Chas. Hudson, of Mass., on the three million appropriation bill : delivered in the House of Representatives of the U.S., Feb. 13, 1847.N/A
Speech of Mr. C. Hudson, of Massachusetts, on the Portion of the President's Message relating to The Mexican War. Delivered in the House of Representatives of the United States, Dec. 16, 1846.N/A
Speech of Hon. John M. Niles, of Connecticut, on the Three million bill : delivered in the United States Senate, February 27th, 1847.N/A
Speech of Mr. Tuck, of New Hampshire, on the reference of the President's message : Delivered in the House of Representatives of the U.S., January 19, 1848.N/A
The Wilmot proviso : speech of Hon. George Fries, of Ohio, delivered in the House of Representatives, Wednesday, February 17, 1847. In Committee of the Whole on the State of the Union.N/A
Speech of Mr. Dixon, of Connecticut, on the reference of the President's message : Delivered in the House of Representatives of the U. States, January 24, 1848N/A
Speech of Mr. Henry I. Seaman of N. Y., on the Mexican war, and other measures of the administration. Delivered in the house of representatives of the U. States, Feb. 13, 1847.N/A
Speech of Mr. Alexander H. Stephens, of Georgia, in committee of the whole on the state of the Union : delivered in the House of Representatives of the U.S., Feb. 12, 1847.N/A
Speech of Mr. Calhoun, of South Carolina, on the bill making further appropriation to bring the existing war with Mexico to a speedy and honorable conclusion, called the Three million bill : delivered in the Senate of the United States, February 9, 1847.N/A
Speech of Mr. Pearce, of Maryland : on the bill placing three millions of dollars at the disposal of the President to negotiate a treaty of peace and limits with Mexico : delivered in the Senate of the United States, March 1, 1847N/A
Speech of Mr. Reverdy Johnson, of Maryland on the bill making further appropriation to bring the existing war to an honorable conclusion, called the Three Million bill : delivered in the Senate of the United States, February 6, 1847.N/A
Speech of the Hon. A.P. Butler, of S. Carolina, on the bill making further appropriation for the purpose of bringing the war to a speedy and honorable close. Delivered in the Senate of the United States, February 18, 1847.N/A
Speech of Hon. A. R. McIlvaine, of Pennsyl'a, on the Mexican War : delivered in the House of Representatives, February 4, 1847N/A
Speech of Mr. A. P. Butler, of South Carolina, on the bill to increase the army : Delivered in the Senate of the United States, January 17, 1848.N/A
Speech of Mr. Giddings, of Ohio, upon the resolution to refer so much of the president's message as relates to The Mexican War, to the committee on military affairs.N/A
Speech of Mr. Corwin of Ohio, on the Mexican war : Delivered in the Senate of the United States, Feb. 11, 1847N/A
Speech of Mr. Winthrop, of Massachusetts, on the Army Bill, delivered in the House of Representatives of the U. S., Feb. 22, 1847.N/A
The three million bill : speech of Hon. Washington Hunt, of N. York : delivered in the House of Representatives, February 13, 1847, on the Three Million Bill and the Wilmot Proviso.N/A
Speech of Mr. Miller, of New Jersey, on the Mexican War, and the mode of bringing it to a speedy and honorable conclusion : delivered in the Senate of the United States, February 2, 1847N/A
Speech of Hon. Alexander Harper, of Ohio, on the Mexican War : delivered in the House of Representatives, February 13, 1847.N/A
Speech of Mr. George A. Starkweather, of New York, on the Mexican Treaty : delivered in the House of Representatives, February 16, 1849N/A
Speech of Mr. Stewart of Pennsylvania, on the three million appropriation bill, and the Mexican war. Delivered in the house of representatives of the U. S., Feb. 13, 1847.N/A
Speech of Hon. L. Severance, of Maine, on the War Against Mexico : delivered in the House of Representatives, Thursday, May 28, 1846N/A
Speech of Mr. Pearce, of Maryland, on the Ten Regiment Bill : Delivered in the Senate of the United States, January 13, 1848.N/A
Speech of Mr. Caleb B. Smith, of Indiana, on The Mexican War, delivered in the House of Representatives of the United States, July 16, 1846.N/A
Speech of Mr. M.P. Gentry of Tenn., upon the resolution to refer so much of the president's message as relates to The Mexican War, to the committee on military affairs : delivered in the House of representative of the U. States, on Dec. 16 1846N/A
Speech of Mr. Garrett Davis, of Kentucky, on the army bill and the war with Mexico : delivered in the house of representatives, U. S., May 14, 1846N/A
Speech of Mr. J. H. Crozier, of Tennessee, on the Mexican War, and in defence of General Taylor: Delivered in the House of Representatives of the U. S., Jan. 21, 1847N/A
Speech of Mr. Badger, of North Carolina on the ten regiment bill : Delivered in the Senate of the United States, Jan. 18, 1848.N/A
Speech of Mr. Milton Brown, of Tennessee, on the causes and origin of the Mexican War : delivered in the House of Representatives of the U.S., Feb. 12, 1847.N/A
Speech of Mr. Ewing, of Tennessee, on the War with Mexico : delivered in the House of Representatives of the U.S., Jan. 28, 1847.N/A
Speech of Mr. R. M. T. Hunter, of Virginia, on the ten regiment bill : delivered in the Senate of the United States, February 7, 1848.N/A
Speech of Mr. A.R. McIlvaine, of Penn'a on the military occupation of Texas : delivered in the House of Representatives of the U. States, March 26, 1846N/A
Speech of Mr. E.W. McGaughey, of Ind., on the Mexican WarN/A
Speech of Mr. Ashmun, of Massachusetts, delivered in the house of representatives, Monday, July 27, 1846.N/A
The true grandeur of nations : Mr. Sumner's oration, July 4, 1845July 4, 1845
The Wilmot provisoJanuary 4, 1847
Henry Clay's advice to his countrymen relative to the war with MexicoNovember 13, 1847

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