Southern Chivalry

Brooks, Preston Smith

August 6, 1819–January 7, 1857

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  • Title Brooks, Preston Smith
  • Coverage August 6, 1819–January 7, 1857
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  • Keywords Congressman, Moses Waddel’s academy, Mexican War, Palmetto Regiment, political moderate, Wilmot Proviso, the Compromise of 1850, Kansas-Nebraska Act of 1854, assault on U.S. Senator Charles Sumner of Massachusetts, Brooks-Sumner affair
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
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  • Access Date August 19, 2022
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  • Date of Last Update July 19, 2022
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