Ohio Memory has published a new post, ““All For the People, and All By the People”—Lajos Kossuth’s Fight for Hungarian Independence”
In February 1852, Ohio Governor Reuben Wood’s message to the Senate and House of Representatives stated the following:
Another subject of universal interest to the American people is the arrival of the Hungarian patriot upon our shores. It has created an excitement, in the bosoms of freemen, only equaled by the landing of our own Lafayette…
The Hungarian patriot of whom Wood spoke was Lajos (also known as Louis) Kossuth, a 19th-century lawyer, journalist, and patriot. […]
View the latest post at “All For the People, and All By the People”—Lajos Kossuth’s Fight for Hungarian Independence.
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