The Presidents I Have Known Form 1860-1918

Paperback | February 2, 2012

bySimon Wolf

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918. Excerpt: ... Orphan's Home. It is an institution that has done a work of which you have every reason to be deeply proud. How fortunate you are to have been able to do this distinguished work of charity. It must afford you a great deal of genuine happiness. Cordially and sincerely yours, Woodrow Wilson. Mr. Simon Wolf, 2013 Columbia Road, Washington, D. C. In my Seventieth Year Book, President Wilson wrote the following sentiment: "Let us pray that our dear country mixed of almost every element of the modern world, may have sympathies as wide as the world, put away the provincialism of prejudice and fulfil her mission of justice and humanity to the utmost. Woodrow Wilson." 7th June, 1914. In my copy of "The History of the People of the United States," written by Woodrow Wilson, he wrote on the fly-leaf of the first volume in June, 1914, the following: "This is too large a stage, the play moves with too varied a plot for any spectator to see more than a typical incident here and there--the main motive and the chief figures of the epic drama, may that much be really seen and vividly, in these pages. Woodrow Wilson." During the early part of 1915, a hearing was given by the Immigration Committee of the House to vari ous representatives, on the Immigration Bill pending at that time before that Committee. The Burnett Bill, as the law was known, contained the vetoed literacy test and other features that were more or less objectionable. The American Jewish Committee was represented by Mr. Cyrus Sulzberger, the president; Mr. Louis Marshall being absent on account of pending court business; the Board of Delegates and the Order of B'nai B'rith were represented by Hon. Abram I. Elkus and Mr. Max J. Kohler, of New York City, and myself. Mr. Sulzberger made a strong presentation a...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918. Excerpt: ... Orphan's Home. It is an institution that has done a work of which you have every reason to be deeply proud. How fortunate you ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:126 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.27 inPublished:February 2, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217281591

ISBN - 13:9780217281591

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