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The Old state-house defended from unfounded attacks upon its integrity.

by William H[enry] Whitmore

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Published in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Moore, George Henry.,
  • Old State House (Boston, Mass.)

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF73.8.O4 W6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination8 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14032219M
    LC Control Number04035834

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The Old state-house defended from unfounded attacks upon its integrity by William H[enry] Whitmore Download PDF EPUB FB2

Prefatory note --Examination and reply to Mr. W.H. Whitmore's "Appendix N" --The Old State-House defended from unfounded attacks upon its integrity, being a reply to the third appendix to Dr. G.H. Moore's second paper read before the Bostonian society, Feb.

9, / by W.H. Whitmore ; with foot-notes by George H. Moore --Supplementary note. Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): (external link) http.

This pamphlet is a second issue of the third Appendix to my second paper on the Old State House, from which it is reprinted with some additions--Prefatory Pages: The Old State House Defended from Unfounded Attacks upon its Integrity. Being a Reply to Dr. Moore's Second Paper, read before the Bostonian Society, Feb.

The Old State-House Defended from Unfounded Attacks Upon Its Integrity. Being a Reply to Dr. G.H. Moore's Second Paper, Read Before the Bostonian Society, Feb. 9, Whitmore, William H. Published: ; Bookseller: Valley Books. Examination of Mr.

William H. Whitmore's Old state house memorial and reply to his Appendix N. Whitmore, William Henry Old state house defended from unfounded attacks upon its integrity.

Boston Memorial Association. Charles Sumner (January 6, – Ma ) was an American politician and United States Senator from an academic lawyer and a powerful orator, Sumner was the leader of the anti-slavery forces in the state and a leader of the Radical Republicans in the U.S.

Senate during the American Civil Reconstruction, he fought to minimize the. The original Lion and Unicorn were sculpted and perched on the top brick corners of the Old State House around when it was the government offices of Britain’s Massachusetts Bay Colony.

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Little Alice, by her last remark, proved herself a good judge of what was expressed by the tones of Grandfather's voice. He had given the a. war between Israel and its Arab neighbors fought in June Isreal launched the preemptive war in the face of an Arab military buildup, and it overwhelmed all opposition.

At the end, Israel occupied the Sinai Peninsula, the Golan Heights, and the West Bank of the Jordan River.

Preface. Liberty, Order, and Justice represents a new and unique approach to the study of American government. It is based on the premise that in order to understand the dynamics of the American political system, the inquiring reader must first become familiar with the constitutional framework that shapes and controls the political process.

The walk may get you to Old Granary Burying Ground wherever Paul Revere, Samuel Adams, and John Hancock are hidden; can get you to King's Chapel Burying Ground, the Boston's oldest cemetery; Old South Meeting House where the calling speeches of patriots spawned the Boston Tea Party and the Old State House, Boston's oldest community.

FOREWORD. T he nature and purpose of the federal government was the fundamental issue in the Constitutional Convention of Rather than settle the issue, however, the ratification of the Constitution made it central to the structure of American politics.

From the beginning of national lawmaking and administration inthe nature of the Union has been a major source of. The old man was sitting in the corner sawing away on an old fiddle, his wife was trying to start a fire with some wet wood, while the barefooted, half-naked children were shivering with cold, but the old man didn’t appear to pay any attention to me, his wife or the freezing children, but kept sawing away on the old fiddle.

The old State House bell rang out its notes of gladness, and the first blush of morning was greeted with the booming of cannons. Congress assembled at an early hour, and the grave orators of that august body could hardly repress huzzas while Secretary Thompson read the letter from Washington announcing the capitulation of Cornwallis.

With an appropriation of $35, from the city, work was begun in the fall ofand by the following July the ancient building had been restored to almost exactly its appearance in the last century. As the Old State House now stands, it is identical with the Town House which Boston first used for its town meeting The Republican party entered upon its present period of complete supremacy in We have every right to congratulate ourselves upon the work since then accomplished, for it has added luster even to the traditions of the party which carried the.

Virginia, and the state-house, newly built, not more than a score in all. The church-tower ruin still marks the site of the church. From excavations made init appears that the state-house was at the eastern end of a row of buildings of which it formed a part. It was a two-story building, about seventy-four by twenty feet within the walls.

painting from which it is taken, now hanging in the Old State House of Boston, is a reproduction of the original portrait by I. Blackburn, to whom Mr. Otis sat for his portrait in The original in possession of Mrs.

Rogers, a descendant of James Otis, may be seen at her residence, No. 8 Otis Place, Boston.The State Penitentiary in this city has just been the scene of one of the most extraordinary cases ever placed upon record.

From its commencement until its tragical end, the most intense excitement pervaded all classes of our citizens, and although it was known that the management of the case was in the hands of men distinguished for discretion.The curious can still see, in the Old State House, the punch-bowl that Paul Revere was commissioned to make for the "Immortal Ninety-two;" and there still exist copies of Revere's caricature of the Rescinders, with Timothy Ruggles at their head, being urged by devils into the mouth of hell.

These are indications of the feelings of the times.