Side Lights On American History (volume 1); National Period Before The Civil War by Henry William Elson

Side Lights On American History (volume 1); National Period Before The Civil War

byHenry William Elson

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1899. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... INDEX Aaron I., see Burr, Aaron. Aberdeen, Lord, 186. Adams, Henry, quoted, 344. Adams, John, debater in Con- gress, 11; seconds Lee's mo- tion in Congress for indepen- dence, 18; makes great speech in Congress, 20; elected Vice- President, 56; inauguration, 62; elected President, 68, 343. Adams, John Quincy, possible author of Monroe Doctrine, 173; sends ministers to Pan- ama Congress, 174; entertains Lafayette, 202; appoints Har- rison ministerto Colombia, 231, 348. Adams, Samuel, early leader for independence, 5; broad views and pure motives of, 11; op- posed petitions, 11; quotation from, 18; won for Constitution, So- Address, Washington's Farewell, 168. African coast, capturing negroes on, 154. Alabama, Burr captured in, 134. Albany, 94. Alexandria, 58. Alien and Sedition Laws, their importance, 65; Alien Law two- fold, 70; never enforced, 72; Sedition Law, twofold, 71; its provisions, 71; object, 72; in operation, 72; object and re- sult of Alien and Sedition Laws, 76, 344. Alleghany Mountains, 230. Alliance, Holy, see Holy Alli- ance. Alston, Joseph, 120. Alston, Mrs., see Theodosia Burr. Amendments to Constitution, 52. American River, 245, 247. Ames, Fisher, 158. Anne, Queen, 151. Anti-Federalists oppose Constitu- tion, 49. Anti-Mason party, 227. Appalachian Mountains, 195. Appeal of Independent Demo- crats, 303. Arkansas, 242. Articles of Confederation, defects in, 28; proposed in 1776, 28; adopted, 29; 364. Atlantic Ocean, 107. Austria, in Holy Alliance, 169. Balance of Power, 191, 192. Baltimore, 139, 289. Baltimore County, 271. Bank, United States, 224, 352. Barbadoes, 151. Benton, Thomas H., 261. Big Horn River, 115. Blaine, James G., 178. Blennerhassett, Harman, island home in the Ohio, 123; enters Burr's conspiracy, 128; indicted for misdemeanor i...

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Title:Side Lights On American History (volume 1); National Period Before The Civil WarFormat:PaperbackDimensions:74 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.15 inPublished:January 10, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217049133

ISBN - 13:9780217049139

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