Wright, John S. Citizenship Sovereignty. Chicago: Published for American Citizens, the True Maintainers of State Sovereignty, 1864. 262 pp. Reprinted 1998 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781886363557; ISBN-10: 1886363552. Hardcover. New. $24.95 * Reprint of the first edition. A long and important argument which defines and examines the concept of citizenship and its relation to the sovereignty of this nation and of states. John S. Wright [1815-1874] made his fortune in real estate and started Prairie Farmer, a newspaper in Chicago. He funded and built the first public school building erected in Chicago, and was a strong and consistent supporter of public education. Chicago Pre-Fire Imprints 764.
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