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Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 2 2 Browse Search
Mrs. John A. Logan, Reminiscences of a Soldier's Wife: An Autobiography 1 1 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 1 1 Browse Search
Laura E. Richards, Maud Howe, Florence Howe Hall, Julia Ward Howe, 1819-1910, in two volumes, with portraits and other illustrations: volume 1 1 1 Browse Search
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d mature years-he being then twenty-nine--should hazard his career by marrying a girl of seventeen. My father had many friends in different parts of southern Illinois; the Logan family and a majority of young Logan's friends lived at a great distance from Shawneetown, considering the facilities for travelling. We therefore decided we would not have a big wedding, which in those days must be followed by a round of festivities, lasting sometimes a fortnight. At high noon, on the 27th of November, 1855, in the presence of a party of intimate friends and a number of Logan's associates at the bar, we were married by Hon. W. K. Parish, judge of the circuit court of the third judicial district of Illinois. After a bridal breakfast, accompanied by Judge Parish, Hon. W. J. Alien, Mr. Logan's law partner, Hon. N. C. Crawford, and my father, we departed for Benton, Franklin County, Illinois. The journey was made in buggies, two persons in each. The roads were almost impassable. At a li
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing), Kansas, (search)
he 21st. Free-State men meet at the scene on the 22d, and Sheriff Samuel J. Jones arrests Jacob Branson, with whom Dow had lived, for taking part. At Blanton, Branson is released by free-State men. A meeting is held at Lawrence, and Branson addresses the people. Fearing a mob from Missouri, citizens are armed......November, 1855 Governor Shannon orders Maj.-Gen. William P. Richardson of the territorial militia to collect as large a force as possible and report to Sheriff Jones......Nov. 27, 1855 About 800 free-State men enlist at Lawrence, among them John Brown and four sons, and about 1,500 Missourians gather at Franklin, near the mouth of the Wakarusa......Nov. 29, 1855 Governor Shannon makes a treaty with the free-State men, and orders the militia and sheriff to disband their forces......Dec. 8, 1855 Vote upon Topeka free-State constitution results in 1,731 for and 46 against. The pro-slavery men carry off the ballotbox at Leavenworth......Dec. 15, 1855 Office
139,040BeebeMay 20, 1873. 141,088SmythJuly 22, 1873. 151,320SteinbachMay 26, 1874. 151,801SmythJune 9, 1874. 158,596McCuneJan. 12, 1875. 5. By Movement of Table. 61,101RehfussJan. 8, 1867. 6. By Pressure against Thread. 13,850StedmanNov. 27, 1855. class E. — button-hole. 1. One Thread. No.Name.Date. 24,863Goodes et al.July 26, 1859. 31,628RoseMar. 5, 1861. 32,023BurrApr. 9, 1861. 33,029CaseAug. 13, 1861. (Reissue.)1,616Goodes et al.Feb. 9, 1864. 41,923JacksonMar. 15, H is a modification of this, in which the path of motion is elliptical instead of quadrangular. Sewing-machine feed. Thread. A plate or arm pressing against the thread next to and moving the material forward. See patent to Stedman, November 27, 1855. Upper feed. A feeding device located above the clothsup-porting surface and engaging upper side of material. See patent to Wickersham, April 19, 1853. Each of the above has numerous minor subdivisions of detail, but the number of ki
Laura E. Richards, Maud Howe, Florence Howe Hall, Julia Ward Howe, 1819-1910, in two volumes, with portraits and other illustrations: volume 1, Chapter 7: passion flowers 1852-1858; aet. 33-39 (search)
ave been expected after eight months of Institution. I have seen Opera of Trovatore --in bonnet trimmed with grapes I went, bonnet baptized with oh d-Cologne, but Alexander McDonald was my escort, Chev feeling very ill just at Opera time, but making himself strangely comfortable after my departure with easychair, foot-stool, and unlimited pile of papers. Well, dear, you know they would be better if they could, but somehow they can't — it is n't in them.... To the same South Boston, Nov. 27, 1855. I have been having a wow-wow time of late, or you should have heard from me. As it is, I shall scribble a hasty sheet of Hieroglyphics, and put in it as much of myself as I can. Mme. Kossuth (Kossuth's sister divorced from former husband) has been here for ten days past; as she is much worn and depressed I have had a good deal of comforting up to do — very little time and much trouble. She is a lady, and has many interesting qualities, but you can imagine how I long for the sanctity