hide Matching Documents

The documents where this entity occurs most often are shown below. Click on a document to open it.

Document Max. Freq Min. Freq
The Daily Dispatch: March 19, 1861., [Electronic resource] 1 1 Browse Search
View all matching documents...

Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: March 19, 1861., [Electronic resource]. You can also browse the collection for Wison or search for Wison in all documents.

Your search returned 1 result in 1 document section:

t period. The present time, he contended, was the most inopportune of all others for the agitation of the question. At the proper time he would unite with them in an effort to render the organic law acceptable to all sections; but the present he did not consider the proper time, and he hoped the resolutions would be laid upon the table. Mr. Johnson, of Richmond city, said he would not have participated in this debate, but for the extraordinary remark of the gentleman from Harrison, (Mr. Wison,) that there were as many abolitionists in the city of Richmond as in the whole Northwestern portion of the State. Mr. Wilson corrected the member from Richmond. He had expressed his belief that there were as many abolitionists in the city of Richmond as there were in his Congressional District--not in the whole Northwest. He relied upon common reports in forming this opinion, having no personal knowledge of the fact. Mr. Johnson said he hoped there were none, either there or h