Cyclopædia of Political Science, Political Economy, and the Political History of the United States

Edited by: Lalor, John J.
(?-1899)
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1881
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New York: Maynard, Merrill, and Co.
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1899
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Includes articles by Frédéric Bastiat, Gustave de Molinari, Henry George, J. B. Say, Francis A. Walker, and more.
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GRAHAM

II.117.1

GRAHAM, William Alexander, was born in Lincoln county, N. C., Sept. 5, 1804, and died at Saratoga Springs, N. Y., Aug. 11, 1875. He was graduated at the university of North Carolina, in 1824, studied law, was a whig United States senator 1840-3, governor 1845-9, secretary of the navy under Fillmore 1850-53, and was the whig candidate for vice-president in 1852. (See WHIG PARTY.) He was in the confederate states senate 1864-5.

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