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Abolitionism in the United States was the movement before and during the American Civil War to end slavery in the United States.
Androscoggin County is located in the State of Maine within the United States Of America.
Auburn is a city in and the county seat of Androscoggin County, Maine, United States.
Bowdoin College is a private liberal arts college located in Brunswick, Maine.
Charles Wesley Walton (December 9, 1819 – January 24, 1900) was a United States Representative from Maine.
Dartmouth College is a private Ivy League research university in Hanover, New Hampshire, United States.
Evergreen Cemetery is a garden style cemetery in the Deering neighborhood of Portland, Maine, United States.
Francis Fessenden (March 18, 1839 – January 2, 1906) was a lawyer, politician, and soldier from the state of Maine who served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War.
James Deering Fessenden (September 28, 1833 – November 18, 1882) was a lawyer, politician, and soldier from the state of Maine who served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War.
A legislator (or lawmaker) is a person who writes and passes laws, especially someone who is a member of a legislature.
Maine is a U.S. state in the New England region of the northeastern United States.
The Maine House of Representatives is the lower house of the Maine Legislature.
Mechanic Falls is a town in Androscoggin County, Maine, United States.
A Member of Congress (MOC) is a person who has been appointed or elected and inducted into an official body called a congress, typically to represent a particular constituency in a legislature.
North Yarmouth Academy (also known as "NYA") is an independent, co-ed, college preparatory day school serving students in grades Toddler through Post Graduate located in Yarmouth, Maine.
Portland is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Maine, with a population of 67,067 as of 2017.
The Republican National Convention (RNC) is a series of presidential nominating conventions of the United States Republican Party since 1856.
The Republican Party, also referred to as the GOP (abbreviation for Grand Old Party), is one of the two major political parties in the United States, the other being its historic rival, the Democratic Party.
Samuel Clement Fessenden (March 7, 1815 – April 18, 1882) was a United States Congressman from Maine, son of abolitionist Samuel Fessenden, and brother of Treasury Secretary William Pitt Fessenden and Congressman T. A. D. Fessenden.
Samuel Fessenden (July 16, 1784 – 13 March 1869) was an American attorney, abolitionist and politician.
Sidney Perham (March 27, 1819 – April 10, 1907) was a U.S. Representative and the 33rd Governor of Maine and was an activist in the temperance movement.
During the American Civil War, the Union Army referred to the United States Army, the land force that fought to preserve the Union of the collective states.
The United States House of Representatives is the lower chamber of the United States Congress, the Senate being the upper chamber.
The Secretary of the Treasury is the head of the U.S. Department of the Treasury which is concerned with financial and monetary matters, and, until 2003, also included several federal law enforcement agencies.
William Pitt Fessenden (October 16, 1806September 8, 1869) was an American politician from the U.S. state of Maine.
The Thirty-seventh United States Congress was a meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government, consisting of the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives.