Feeling Lonely and Discouraged ~Julia Johnson Fischer

March 12– Saturday– Washington, D.C.– “In obedience to the resolution of the Senate of the 28th of January last, I communicate herewith a report, with accompanying papers, from the Secretary of the Interior, showing what portion of the appropriations for the colonization of persons of African descent has been expended and the several steps which have been taken for the execution of the acts of Congress on that subject.” ~ Message from President Lincoln to the Senate. 2,078 more words