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Title Senator Yulee's letter of May 3, 1862
Object Name Magazine
Scope & Content Senator Yulee's Letter
We reproduce herewith a fac-simile of a remarkable letter from Senator Yulee to Joseph Finegan of the "Sovereignty Conference" of Florida. This letter, which revealls the crooked purposes of the traitors who have plunged the country into the present war, was found by the correspondent of the New York Times at Fernandina Florida, when the town was occupied by the Union forces.....(resolutions follow).

A copy of the letter in Yulee's handwriting is also included. The letter is dated July 1, 1861.
It was published in the May 3, 1862 edition of Harper's Weekly on p. 278.
Also in p. 278: Capture of Fort Pulaski; Map of Yorktown and its surroundings; The second trip of the "Merrimac."
p. 277 contains sketches of The second trip of the "merrimac"--scenes at and around Fortress Monroe.--sketched by Mr. Theodore R. Davis.
Catalog Number 2005.059.001
Collection AIMH
Accession number 2005.059
Caption David Yulee letter published in Harper's Weekly
Number of images 1
People Yulee, David
Finegan, Joseph
Search Terms Sovereignty Conference
Subjects United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Union
Secession
Classification War