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David C. Broderick; a political portrait

by Williams, David A.

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Published by Huntington Library in San Marino, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Broderick, David C. 1820-1859.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    Statement[by] David A. Williams.
    SeriesHuntington Library publications
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE415.9.B84 W5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 274 p.
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4434486M
    LC Control Number79085342

    O'Connor was cast in the episode of Death Valley Days, "A Gun Is Not a Gentleman", as U.S. Senator David C. Broderick, a California Democrat. In the story line, Broderick, who has never used a gun, is challenged to a duel by former political ally, former California Supreme Court justice David S. Terry (Brad Dexter).Alma mater: University of Montana-Missoula, University . Born in Kentucky, he lived in Texas during the Revolution and joined the Texas Rangers during the Mexican War. After settling in California, he was elected a judge of the Supreme Court in Political rivalry with David C. Broderick, culminated in the famous .

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    DAVID C. BRODERICK: A POLITICAL PORTRAIT, by David A. Williams This first biography since 1 of the early United States senator from Cali-fornia emphasizes the plain-spoken adherence to principle that was the mark of the man. It traces his career through victory and defeat to his election to the. Five days later, Governor Milton Latham resigned after being elected (by the state legislature) to fill the vacancy left by the death of US Senator David C. Broderick. Broderick had been killed in a duel over the division of California into “free soil” and “slave” territories in September


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