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Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 2, Chapter 23: return to his profession.—1840-41.—Age, 29-30. (search)
minent. He is supposed to have voted for General Harrison. On two important questions he thus easheet and its pictures Wood-cuts of General W. H. Harrison, and of a log-cabin and cider barrels. have been serving the State well for years. Harrison lives in the State of Ohio, cultivating his fplaced them on their favors. They proclaimed Harrison the candidate of the log-cabin and hard-cidernticipate any decided change in principles by Harrison's advent. One thing, however, will take placent shall be elected for more than one term. Harrison comes in pledged not to be a candidate a secore of the strong popular feeling that brought Harrison into power. This would have given great vigo and simple annunciation of the death of President Harrison by his Cabinet. This was written by Mr.ry seems prepared by the sudden death of President Harrison for peace and repose. You will read of simple, natural as a child, wearing a queue. Harrison is Mr. Otis's old friend, the veteran of Phil[3 more...]
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 2, chapter 30 (search)
indignation. Still, Bancroft, who is the leader of his faction in New England, and in the event of its success will be Minister to London or Paris, tells me that his party is united; that it was never more so; and that without doubt it will carry the Presidential election. To me Mr. Clay's prospects seem almost absolutely certain. Never, indeed, within my recollection of party politics from the earliest day have the prospects of the Whigs seemed so fair,—not even in the autumn preceding Harrison's election. Turn we to other topics. Bancroft's History of the American Revolution has gone to press; and Prescott is engaged in the preliminary studies for his History of Peru. Longfellow is publishing an important work,— one of the most so, indeed, in American literary history. It is a collection of translations The Poets and Poetry of Europe, with Introductions and Biographical Notices,— published in 1845. from Anglo-Saxon, Icelandic, Swedish, Danish, German, Dutch, French, Ital<