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The Resource American speeches : Political oratory from the Revolution to the Civil War

American speeches : Political oratory from the Revolution to the Civil War

Label
American speeches : Political oratory from the Revolution to the Civil War
Title
American speeches
Title remainder
Political oratory from the Revolution to the Civil War
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume includes the unabridged test of 45 eloquent and dramatic speeches delivered by 32 American public figures between 1761 and 1865. Included are speeches by James Otis, Patrick Henry, George Washington, Henry Lee, John Randolph, Henry Clay, and many more
Member of
Cataloging source
AMP
Dewey number
973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Library of America
Series volume
166
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  • United States
  • United States
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., American
  • Political oratory
  • Political oratory
  • Politics and government
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., American
  • United States
Label
American speeches : Political oratory from the Revolution to the Civil War
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Speech at the Conclusion of the Constitutional Convention
  • Benjamin Franklin
  • Speech in Virginia Ratifying Convention
  • Patrick Henry
  • First Inaugural Address
  • George Washington
  • Reply to President Washington
  • Red Jacket
  • Eulogy on George Washington
  • Henry Lee
  • Argument against Writs of Assistance
  • First Inaugural Address
  • Thomas Jefferson
  • Remarks on the Repeal of the Judiciary Act
  • Alexander Hamilton
  • Speech in Congress against Non-importation
  • John Randolph
  • Speech in Congress on the War of 1812
  • Henry Clay
  • Address at the Laying of the Cornerstone of the Bunker Hill Monument
  • Daniel Webster
  • James Otis
  • Eulogy on John Adams and Thomas Jefferson
  • William Wirt
  • Oration on the Boston Massacre
  • John Hancock
  • Speech in the Virginia Convention
  • Patrick Henry
  • Speech to Officers of the Continental Army
  • George Washington
  • Address to the General Trades' Union
  • Ely Moore
  • Speech in the Senate on Expunging the Censure of President Jackson
  • Thomas Hart Benton
  • Speech in the Senate on Antislavery Petitions
  • John C. Calhoun
  • The Murder of Lovejoy
  • Wendell Phillips
  • Antislavery Speech at Pennsylvania Hall
  • Angelina Grimké Weld
  • Fourth of July Address
  • Address to the Slaves of the United States of America /
  • Henry Highland Garnet
  • Speech in Congress on the War with Mexico
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Address to Woman's Rights Convention
  • Elizabeth Cady Stanton
  • The political Destination of America and the Signs of the Times
  • Theodore Parker
  • Speech in the Senate on Compromise Resolutions
  • Henry Clay
  • Frances Wright
  • Speech in the Senate on Compromise Resolutions
  • John C. Calhoun
  • First Inaugural Address
  • Andrew Jackson
  • Second Reply to Hayne
  • Daniel Webster
  • Second Inaugural Address
  • Andrew Jackson
  • "House Divided" Speech
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • The Irrepressible Conflict
  • William Seward
  • True Americanism
  • Carl Schurz
  • Speech to the Court
  • John Brown
  • Address at Cooper Institute
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Speech in the Senate on Compromise Resolutions
  • Farewell Address in the Senate
  • Jefferson Davis
  • Speech at Independence Hall
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • First Inaugural Address
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • ''Corner-Stone'' Speech
  • Alexander Stephens
  • Address at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Daniel Webster
  • Second Inaugural Address
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Biographical notes
  • Note on the texts
  • Notes
  • Index
  • Speech to Woman's Rights Convention
  • Sojourner Truth
  • What to the Slave Is the 4th of July?
  • Frederick Douglass
  • The Crime against Kansas
  • Charles Sumner
Control code
ocm74439513
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
810 pages
Isbn
9781931082976
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)74439513
Label
American speeches : Political oratory from the Revolution to the Civil War
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Speech at the Conclusion of the Constitutional Convention
  • Benjamin Franklin
  • Speech in Virginia Ratifying Convention
  • Patrick Henry
  • First Inaugural Address
  • George Washington
  • Reply to President Washington
  • Red Jacket
  • Eulogy on George Washington
  • Henry Lee
  • Argument against Writs of Assistance
  • First Inaugural Address
  • Thomas Jefferson
  • Remarks on the Repeal of the Judiciary Act
  • Alexander Hamilton
  • Speech in Congress against Non-importation
  • John Randolph
  • Speech in Congress on the War of 1812
  • Henry Clay
  • Address at the Laying of the Cornerstone of the Bunker Hill Monument
  • Daniel Webster
  • James Otis
  • Eulogy on John Adams and Thomas Jefferson
  • William Wirt
  • Oration on the Boston Massacre
  • John Hancock
  • Speech in the Virginia Convention
  • Patrick Henry
  • Speech to Officers of the Continental Army
  • George Washington
  • Address to the General Trades' Union
  • Ely Moore
  • Speech in the Senate on Expunging the Censure of President Jackson
  • Thomas Hart Benton
  • Speech in the Senate on Antislavery Petitions
  • John C. Calhoun
  • The Murder of Lovejoy
  • Wendell Phillips
  • Antislavery Speech at Pennsylvania Hall
  • Angelina Grimké Weld
  • Fourth of July Address
  • Address to the Slaves of the United States of America /
  • Henry Highland Garnet
  • Speech in Congress on the War with Mexico
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Address to Woman's Rights Convention
  • Elizabeth Cady Stanton
  • The political Destination of America and the Signs of the Times
  • Theodore Parker
  • Speech in the Senate on Compromise Resolutions
  • Henry Clay
  • Frances Wright
  • Speech in the Senate on Compromise Resolutions
  • John C. Calhoun
  • First Inaugural Address
  • Andrew Jackson
  • Second Reply to Hayne
  • Daniel Webster
  • Second Inaugural Address
  • Andrew Jackson
  • "House Divided" Speech
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • The Irrepressible Conflict
  • William Seward
  • True Americanism
  • Carl Schurz
  • Speech to the Court
  • John Brown
  • Address at Cooper Institute
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Speech in the Senate on Compromise Resolutions
  • Farewell Address in the Senate
  • Jefferson Davis
  • Speech at Independence Hall
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • First Inaugural Address
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • ''Corner-Stone'' Speech
  • Alexander Stephens
  • Address at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Daniel Webster
  • Second Inaugural Address
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Biographical notes
  • Note on the texts
  • Notes
  • Index
  • Speech to Woman's Rights Convention
  • Sojourner Truth
  • What to the Slave Is the 4th of July?
  • Frederick Douglass
  • The Crime against Kansas
  • Charles Sumner
Control code
ocm74439513
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
810 pages
Isbn
9781931082976
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)74439513

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