Mayor Wood's recommendation for secession of New York City

Wood, Fernando
August 2017
Mayor Wood's Recommendation for Secession of New York City;8/1/2017, p42
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Focuses on the January 6, 1861 message of New York City's mayor to the city council, regarding his recommendation for the secession of the city from the United States. Support for states' rights; Relation between the city and New York state; Prospects for secession in other parts of the nation; Political and economic implications of the secession and dissolutions.


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