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Preston Brooks Beats Charles Sumner Over Slavery Speech
Congressman Preston Brooks attacking Senator Charles Sumner - Getty Images. Congressman Preston Brooks attacked Senator Charles Sumner on the floor of ...
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Brooksville - City of Brooksville - Tampa Bay - About.com
Brooksville was named in honor of Representative Preston Brooks of South Carolina, who earned widespread admiration in the southern states following an  ...
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Bleeding Kansas - American History - About.com
One day later, violence occurred on the floor of the U.S. Senate when Congressman Preston Brooks of South Carolina attacked Senator Charles Sumner of ...
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The Road to Civil War - Causes of the American Civil War
A Congressman from South Carolina, Preston Brooks, was outraged. On May 22, 1856, Brooks, carrying a walking stick, strode into the Capitol and found ...
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Abraham Lincoln Quotes Everyone Should Know
Photograph of Abraham Lincoln by Preston Brooks 1860 - Library of Congress. Candidate Lincoln photographed by Preston Brooks in 1860. Library of Congress .
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Definition and History of the Radical Republicans
In fact, he had been the victim of a vicious attack in the U.S. Capitol in 1856 when he had beaten with a cane by Congressman Preston Brooks of South Carolina.
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Kansas-Nebraska Act | 1854 Bill on Slavery - 19th Century History
The bloodshed in Kansas even reached the halls of Congress, when a South Carolina Congressman, Preston Brooks, attacked abolitionist Senator Charles ...
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Abolition Movement - 19th Century History - About.com
And the violence even reached the US Capitol, where a Congressman from South Carolina, Preston Brooks, beat a Senator from Massachusetts, Charles ...
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Slavery in 19th Century America - Overview - 19th Century History
The attacker, Preston Brooks, became a hero to slavery supporters in the South. The victim, the eloquent Charles Sumner, became a hero to abolitionsts in the ...
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U.S. Civil War: Major Events Leading to War - American History
Pro-slavery Congressman Preston Brooks attacked Charles Sumner with a cane after Sumner had given a speech attacking the pro-slavery forces for the ...
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