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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 18 0 Browse Search
John Harrison Wilson, The life of Charles Henry Dana 8 0 Browse Search
Maj. Jed. Hotchkiss, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 3, Virginia (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 4 0 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 25. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 2 0 Browse Search
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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing), People's party. (search)
nd none but the blind can fail to comprehend their significance. Mr. Bryan, on his part, has already contributed $1,500 to the People's partside. Two things may be taken as facts: First, that as long as Mr. Bryan is in the field as the Democratic candidate for the Presidency, F a new body that shall include advanced Democrats, like Altgeld and Bryan, Silver Republicans, and men of reform views in every other body thc brethren that encourages them and turns their heads upward. If Mr. Bryan could not win for his party when he had virtually the united Popus reform ground long before it was discovered by the followers of Mr. Bryan. Unless some new alignment of voters is effected soon, the Peorovisions. It is proverbially a party of compromise. A party with Bryan and Croker working harmoniously together in it need not struggle haer and gold. There is nothing in any of the public utterances of Mr. Bryan to indicate that, after securing the Populist vote, he would not
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing), St. John, John Pierce 1833- (search)
St. John, John Pierce 1833- Lawyer; born in Brookville, Ind., Feb. 25, 1833; was educated in Indiana; served in the Union army during the Civil War, attaining the rank of lieutenant-colonel; was elected to the Kansas State Senate in 1872, and governor of Kansas in 1879; and was the Prohibition candidate for President of the United States in 1884, receiving 151,809 popular votes. In 1900 he supported Mr. Bryan for President, and while claiming independence in politics, is an advocate of the free coinage of both gold and silver, prohibition, and woman suffrage.
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing), Sewall, Arthur 1835- (search)
Sewall, Arthur 1835- Capitalist: born in Bath, Me., Nov. 25, 1835; received a public school education; was apprenticed in his father's ship-building yards; and in 1854, with his brother Edward, assumed the management of his father's interests. In 1879 he became the head of the firm, and continued so until his death. Under his direction the ship-building industry of New England was extended beyond all former bounds. He was a delegate to the National Democratic conventions in 1880 and 1896; was an unsuccessful candidate for the United States Senate in 1893; member of the national Democratic committee in 1888-96; and in the latter year was named for the Vice-Presidency of the United States on the ticket with Mr. Bryan. He was an advocate of the free coinage of silver, and besides his large ship-building interests, Mr. Sewall was connected with a number of railroad, banking, and other corporations. He died in Small Point, Me., Sept. 5, 1900.