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King, William R. (1786-1853) In the Senate of the United States. May 18, 1832. Mr. King made the following report:

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00267.048 Author/Creator: King, William R. (1786-1853) Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Pamphlet Date: 18 May 1832 Pagination: 20 p. ; 22.5 x 14.5 cm.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00267.048 Author/Creator: King, William R. (1786-1853) Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Pamphlet Date: 18 May 1832 Pagination: 20 p. ; 22.5 x 14.5 cm.

Summary of Content: 22d Congress, 1st Session, document no. 145. Unfavorable report on the proposal to use proceeds from sales of public lands for education, internal improvements, and "the colonization of free negroes upon the western coast of Africa."

People: King, William Rufus, 1786-1853

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: CongressGovernment and CivicsLawColonizationSlaveryAfricaAfrican American HistoryLand TransactionWestward ExpansionEducation ReformFreemenInfrastructureVice President

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