President Johnson in Favor of Peace

November 5, 1866

Summary

It is leaked that in President Johnson's next major address to Congress he is going to call for peace at home and abroad. There is speculation that this is related to the widespread violence.

Transcription

President Johnson in Favor of Peace. It is understood that the forthcoming message of the President of the United States to Congress will be all In favor of peace at home and abroad, and hence all opposed to war or warlike drifts.
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Nat Berry

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“President Johnson in Favor of Peace,” Reconstructing Virginia, accessed February 1, 2023, https://reconstructingvirginia.richmond.edu/items/show/398.