Family Background in the iron industry.
Destitution of industry in Poughkeepsie
Sent to Congress
The Iron Petition and the vote on iron
Internal Improvements, Madison's objections and the southern opposition.
Tallmadge introduces the anti-slavery amendments to the Missouri statehood bill, the debate and the vote
Harrison Gray Otis awakens and promotes the conspiracy.
The Harrisburg Convention
American Institute of the City of New York-the founding document
Tallmadge presides over the American Institute
Thaddeus B. Wakeman, Tallmadge's right-hand man
The Silk Conventions
Death and Seward's Eulogy