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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 282 282 Browse Search
George P. Rowell and Company's American Newspaper Directory, containing accurate lists of all the newspapers and periodicals published in the United States and territories, and the dominion of Canada, and British Colonies of North America., together with a description of the towns and cities in which they are published. (ed. George P. Rowell and company) 118 118 Browse Search
Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1630-1877, with a genealogical register 48 48 Browse Search
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 3 45 45 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 32 32 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 30 30 Browse Search
Hon. J. L. M. Curry , LL.D., William Robertson Garrett , A. M. , Ph.D., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 1.1, Legal Justification of the South in secession, The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 24 24 Browse Search
Benjamin Cutter, William R. Cutter, History of the town of Arlington, Massachusetts, ormerly the second precinct in Cambridge, or District of Menotomy, afterward the town of West Cambridge. 1635-1879 with a genealogical register of the inhabitants of the precinct. 24 24 Browse Search
Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 20 20 Browse Search
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 1 17 17 Browse Search
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Hon. J. L. M. Curry , LL.D., William Robertson Garrett , A. M. , Ph.D., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 1.1, Legal Justification of the South in secession, The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States (ed. Clement Anselm Evans), The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States. (search)
22, 1819. By this treaty the United States acquired Florida, and the cession of all rights, claims and pretensions of Spain to the territory of Oregon. 4. Next came the Mexican war, preceded in 1845 by the acquisition of Texas, and followed in 1848 by the Mexican cessions under the treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, and in 1853 by the Gadsden purchase. In 1846, the treaty with Great Britain decided the northern boundary of Oregon. 5. Last came the Civil war, fought among ourselves, certainly n and recommended the organization of a territorial government for Oregon. (See Benton's Abridgment, vol. 15, pp. 652, 653, 641.) The several measures proposed for the government of Oregon and the territories formed from the Mexican cessions of 1848, and for the further admission of States, aroused anew the slavery agitation, and provoked the irrepressible conflict. These questions, leading to the Confederate War, are discussed in another chapter of this work. Our investigation terminates w
Hon. J. L. M. Curry , LL.D., William Robertson Garrett , A. M. , Ph.D., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 1.1, Legal Justification of the South in secession, The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States (ed. Clement Anselm Evans), The civil history of the Confederate States (search)
n end in producing irritation in the South. In 1848 the Free Soil candidate for the presidency pollhe domestic peace. The presidential canvass of 1848 was conducted upon lines which were drawn to av be held in mind as evidence that the issues of 1848 did not honestly involve any principle on the splined, the great mass of the Van Buren host of 1848 were ready to disavow their political escapade n. Nothing in the general political canvass of 1848 had indicated any certain early dangerous upris these views uppermost in mind the elections of 1848 had progressed in favor of a patriotic adjustmean. But a rush for the gold of California in 1848 precipitated a peculiar population into that teting military government. In the Congress of 1848-9 were Clay, Webster, Cass, Benton, Calhoun, Hoention who had earnestly supported Van Buren in 1848 against the nominee of their party. Others had old Whig party which had triumphed in 1840 and 1848. Clay and Webster died with their expiring par[1 more...]
Hon. J. L. M. Curry , LL.D., William Robertson Garrett , A. M. , Ph.D., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 1.1, Legal Justification of the South in secession, The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States (ed. Clement Anselm Evans), Biographical: officers of civil and military organizations. (search)
He was a Presidential elector for Louisiana in 1848, was elected United States senator in 1852, andhe study of law and was licensed to practice in 1848. But while a law student he was elected captaiter, as well as to his marvelous success. In 1848 Jackson's command was stationed at Fort Hamiltoarded to Hill., He served at Fortress Monroe in 1848, and on February 28, 1849, resigned from the arh attorney from 1842 to 1852, except during 1847-8, when he served in the Mexican war in the rank or of the house. He was presidential elector in 1848. In 1851 he was appointed to the circuit benchte Senate in 1849 and was Democratic elector in 1848. As a member of the national Democratic conven member of the general assembly in 1844, and in 1848 had been called to the bench of the superior coas elected to the legislature of Tennessee. In 1848 he was elected to Congress, where he served twoously advocated the interests of the South. In 1848 he was a Democratic presidential elector; in 18[1 more...]