Special Report

The Last Slaveholder in Congress from Every State

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Florida: Wilkinson Call
> Start date: March 4, 1879
> End date: March 3, 1897
> Congresses served: 46th, 47th 48th, 49th, 50th, 51st, 50th, 53rd, 54th (Senator)

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Georgia: Rebecca Latimer Felton
> Start date: Nov. 21, 1922
> End date: Nov. 22, 1922
> Congresses served: 67th (Senator)

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Iowa: Timothy Davis
> Start date: March 4, 1857
> End date: March 3, 1859
> Congresses served: 35th (Representative)

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Illinois: Carter Henry Harrison
> Start date: Dtc 5, 1875
> End date: March 3, 1879
> Congresses served: 44th, 45th (Representative)

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Indiana: Jesse David Bright
> Start date: March 4, 1845
> End date: Feb 5, 1862
> Congresses served: 29th, 30th, 31th, 32nd, 33rd, 34th, 35th, 36th, 37th (Senator)

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