Member Blogs > Tavistock BooksThis Thanksgiving, Be Thankful You Aren't… David Colbreth Broderick, Victim of America's Last Notable Duel

  • Wed, 25 Nov 2015 01:51:44    Permalink
    On September 13, 1859, the “last notable American duel” took place in a ravine just outside San Francisco. Duels were illegal in California, but that didn’t stop David Colbreth Broderick and David Terry from squaring off to resolve their personal and political differences. In 1849, David Colbreth Broderick came to California from New York with […]

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