Fort Hill Address

The Fort Hill Address

John Calhoun, by 1831, had alienated himself from President Andrew Jackson, and he wanted to “head off talk of secession,” and on July 26, 1831, he published his “Fort Hill Address” in a South Carolina newspaper. Daniel Walker Howe,¬†What Hath God Wrought: Transformation of America, 1815-1848, 399.

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