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Some letters of Washington

Edward Ambler Armstrong

Some letters of Washington

by Edward Ambler Armstrong

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Published by Camden County Historical Society .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Washington, George, -- 1732-1799.,
  • New Jersey -- History.,
  • Camden (N.J.) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    RNJ 79812

    StatementEdward Ambler Armstrong.
    SeriesCamden history -- v. 1, #5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination23 p.
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20940111M

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George Washington a Collection was a powerful one volume introduction into the life of George Washington. The editor did a fantastic job selecting letters that helped drive to the core of who George Washington was and helped to show some of George's by: Gr.

Similar to the publisher's Abraham Lincoln: The Writer: A Treasury of His Greatest Speeches and Letters (), this book follows the life of Washington through his letters, speeches, diaries, and even his will. It begins with the year-old Washington's reflections on a surveying trip in and ends with a diary entry written the 5/5(2).

There’s some dramatic irony in the letters that unwittingly recorded history. Pliny the Younger, for example, thought his description of Mount Vesuvius’s eruption in 79 AD — “broad sheets. The papers of army officer and first U.S. president George Washington () held in the Manuscript Division of the Library of Congress constitute the largest collection of original Washington papers in the world.

They consist of approximat items accumulated by Washington between andincluding correspondence, diaries, and financial and. In an early draft, of which only fragments survive, Washington, Chernow writes, “spent a ridiculous amount of time defending his decision to become president, as if he stood accused of some Author: Andrew Cayton.

A collection of articles about Letter From Washington from The New Yorker, including news, in-depth reporting, commentary, and analysis. Who was George Washington’s wife. George was married to Martha Washington from to his death in Did George Washington love his wife. George and Martha were married for decades, and on paper theirs appear to be a happy marriage.

Nonetheless, there is some evidence that George was also in love with Sally Fairfax, the wife of a friend. This book is a collection of letters written by George Washington during the Revolutionary War (). It does not contain every letter which he wrote but a selection of letters.

Some of the chosen letters illustrate the private side of Washington and others the very public side of Washington/5.

About the Papers of George Washington While conducting a worldwide document search that eventually netted copies of somedocuments (and is still underway), the project published Washington’s diaries in six volumes (–), and began publishing Washington’s general correspondence in multiple series in Martha Washington was a strong, devoted wife with a desire to always be near her husband when at many times it would have been easier to stay at their home in Mount Vernon.

I read the John Adams book Martha Washington as the first 1st Lady /5. “The Dolphin Letters” collects letters from this period, mostly by Lowell and Hardwick themselves but also by their daughter, Harriet, and by friends including Elizabeth Bishop, Mary McCarthy Author: Troy Jollimore.

John Robison’s Proofs of a Conspiracy against All the Religions and Governments of Europe, published in Philadelphia inwas in GW’s library at his death. This letter from Snyder initiated a flurry of correspondence between him and GW.

GW replied on 25 Sept.: “Sir, Many apologies are due to you, for my not acknowledging the receipt of your obliging favour of the. Washington Book Distributors and Virginia Publications long distance [email protected] A Eisenhower Avenue Alexandria, Virginia Washington's Letters About Literature Washington's Letters About Literature Awards Ceremony.

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Speeches and Letters of George Washington. 48mo - a miniature book, 3 7/8" tall; red Haas variant, pp. About Good; fron cover loose, with chipping at the top edges of both covers, due to the overhung nature of the "circuit binding" construction of the edition; also, browning of the spine (typical of the Haas editions).

Most of the letters that comprise this epistolary novel are written by Celie, although correspondence from Netti is included in the latter part of the book. Initially, some readers may be put off by Celie's knothole view of the world, particularly since her letters are written in dialect and from the perspective of a naive, uneducated.

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Letters About Literature Dear Sherman Alexie, Your book, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, was inspiring to me. Junior is the most realistic character I’ve ever read about because he. After important letters were lost during an enemy raid, Tallmadge invented a “numerical dictionary” code that matched cities, names, and words to numbers.

(Washington’s code name was. Letters of Note, the popular website that publishes exactly what its name implies, has finally put out a book filled with letters sent by everyone from Virginia Woolf to Nick Cave to Jack the Ripper.

The religious views of George Washington have long been debated. While some of the other Founding Fathers of the United States, such as Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, and Patrick Henry, were noted for writing about religion, Washington rarely discussed his religious and philosophical views.

Washington attended the Anglican Church through all of his life, and was .SOME LETTERS OF ANDREW JACKSON BY HENRY P.

DEPUY correspondence which forms the major part of this paper covers the presidential campaign of and ends with a letter written after Jackson's return to Tennessee from Washington in May, So far as I know only one of these letters has ever been published.

The letter of Jackson dated at Washing.76 Before this time, and perhaps many years before, some manuscripts--drafts or retained copies of Washington letters as well as letters addressed to him, mainly by Government officers while he was President--had lost their identity as Washington papers and had become part of the miscellaneous letters series in the Department's records.