William Pitt Ballinger: Texas Lawyer, Southern Statesman, 1825-1888


A resource for teachers, through Ballinger's fascinating life and career we see reflected some of the most important issues of his era, including secession, slavery, corporations, and the law. The social, political, and cultural climate of Texas, the South, and the nation are revealed through the life, eyes, and mind of this remarkable, articulate man whose life spanned much of the nineteenth century.
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http://www.tshaonline.org/publications/books/727

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Books, Guides, or Other Materials
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Texas State Historical Association

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