Friday, March 23, 2012

By our telegraphic news to-day . . .

. . . it will be seen that Iowa is to have another member of Congress, for her large fraction of population, which will give us six members.  Our Legislators will have to get up a new set of districts.
– Published in The Burlington Weekly Hawk-Eye, Burlington, Iowa, Saturday, March 1, 1862, p. 2

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