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Jefferson Davis, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government 22 0 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 14 0 Browse Search
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard) 10 2 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.) 10 0 Browse Search
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Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Henry Walcott Boynton, Reader's History of American Literature 4 0 Browse Search
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George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard), Life of George Ticknor. (search)
eal, from Mr. William Sullivan and Mr. Harrison G. Otis, was then in session. Mr. Adams was bitterly opposed to it. Mr. George Cabot, who was my acquaintance, and in some degree my friend, was its President. Soon after I was seated in Mr. Adams'slast he forced his hand in, saying, as he did so, in a very loud voice and most excited manner, Thank God, thank God! George Cabot's close-buttoned ambition has broke out at last: he wants to be President of New England, sir! I felt so uncomfortad at Hartford on Saturday afternoon. The Convention, as I have said, was in session. The members from Massachusetts—Mr. George Cabot, Mr. William Prescott, Mr. H. G. Otis, Mr. Timothy Bigelow, Mr. Stephen Longfellow, Mr. Wilde, and Mr. Waldo—had taals in the circle. In the evening a considerable number of the members of the Convention came to pay their respects to Mr. Cabot (the President), and made a few hours very agreeable and interesting. Among them I recollect the modest and wise Mr. W
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard), Chapter 20: (search)
e homogeneousness of our character; but more, perhaps, from the great similarity of our institutions, which again arise from it and make us more strictly one people, with one common centre and capital, than any other equal amount of the population of the United States. I always look on this circumstance with great satisfaction, because I think the connection is for the benefit of both parties, and the improvement of the whole. To be sure, we take a great deal when we attract such men as Mr. Cabot, Judge Parsons, Mr. Webster, and Mr. Mason; but we are constantly sending out influences greater and more beneficial, I believe, than any other capital in the country; and influences, too, which we could never put forth, if we could not concentrate and combine such powers in the midst of us, and render them much more active and efficient than they could be scattered through the land in their native homes. We are all well, though little Nannie shows some feebleness at the approach of spr
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard), chapter 26 (search)
th of, 10; G. T. in charge of his papers, 10 note. Buller, Mrs., 411. Bulow, Baron Edouard von, 462, 474, 476, 479, 483, 489. Bunsen, Carl Josias, 177, 178. Burgess, Sir, James Bland, 60, 62. Burr, Aaron, Talleyrand's opinion of, 261. Bussierre, Baron de, 464, 470. Buttini, Dr., 154. Byron, Lady, 60, 63, 66, 67, 68, 410 and note, 448. Byron, Lord, 54, 58, 59, 60, 62, 63, 64, 66-68; anecdote of, 110, 114, 165, 166, 411, 446. C Caballero Fern an, pseud., 236 note. Cabot, George, 12, 13, 14, 396. Cadaval, Duchess de, 249. Cadiz, 193; visits, 236. Calasanzios Convent, 195. Calhoun, John C., 349, 381. Cambridge, England, visits, 270, 271. Camoens, 244, 252. Campagna of Rome, 168. Campbell, Sir, John, 245, 246. Campbell, Thomas, 62, 63, 65, 282, 410. Canova, Antonio, 172. Carroll, Archbishop, 41. Carroll, Charles, 41. Carus, Dr., 459, 473, 475, 482. Cassel, visits, 121. Castel Branco, Baron. See Lacerda. Castro, Don Joao de, 246. Cha