Document (Virginia. General Assembly. Senate) ; 1861, no. 5.
January 17, 1861 Communication by Governor John Letcher, transmitting to the Virginia General Assembly a preamble and resolutions passed by the New York Legislature and transmitted to him by New York State Governor Edwin D. Morgan. In them, New York declared support for the President for any aid to enforce the laws and authority of the federal government. Of note, the governor indicated that these actions added "fuel to the flame" and if adopted by the President would result in bloodshed.
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