Charles Robinson

Title: Charles Robinson
Alternate title: Free-Staters Boycott Election
Description: An artist's rendering of Free-State activist Charles Robinson speaking to the Lecompton Territorial Legislature. On October 6, 1856, Free-Staters boycotted the territorial elections that resulted in the second territorial legislature at Lecompton, Kansas. The Free-Staters complained that the options given on the referendum asked voters to choose between making Kansas a slave state or merely banning the new importation of slaves. The latter option would have sanctioned slavery for slaves who were already in Kansas, and its restrictions on new importations of slaves were likely unenforceable.
Date original: 1856
Organizations: Free-State Party
Owning organization: Internet Archive
Document Type: image
Publication Statement: https://archive.org/details/beyondmississipp00rich
Page Type: Digital Repository Object
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