Venable, Edward Carrington

Reviewing The Course Of The Republican Party

Duty Of Every White Man 

The Unseating of Venable In The Fourth District

[Many] "Have Renounced Republicanism and Taken Their Former Places in the Democratic Line"

political analysis/commentary, long report 








One Response to Venable, Edward Carrington

  • Editor says:

    Edward Carrington Venable was a Representative from Virginia; born near Farmville, Prince Edward County, Va., January 31, 1853; attended the local school, McCabe's University High School, Petersburg, Va., and the University of Virginia at Charlottesville; taught school for three years; moved to Petersburg, Va.; delegate to the Democratic State convention in 1886; elected to the Fifty-first Congress and served from March 4, 1889, to September 23, 1890, when he was succeeded by John M. Langston, who successfully contested his election; died in Baltimore, Md., December 8, 1908.