Eulogy on the life and character of the late Daniel Webster

by Cooper, James

Publisher: B. Bannan, printer in Pottsville [Pa.]

Written in English
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  • Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852.
LC ClassificationsE340.W4 C7
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Pagination43 p.
Number of Pages43
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LC Control Number14003686

  (For anyone interested, here is the eulogy I gave at my dad's funeral. Lots of inside stuff, but it give you an idea of what the man was all about.) What a life. That’s the best way I could think of to wrap up our dad’s 93 lived-to-its-fullest years on this earth. In his last.   Select Speeches of Daniel Webster, Contents Defence of the Kennistons -- The Dartmouth College case -- First settlement of New England -- The Bunker Hill monument -- The reply to Hayne -- The murder of Captain Joseph White -- The Constitution not a compact between sovereign states -- Speech at Saratoga -- Eulogy on Mr. Justice Story.   EULOGY ON THE LIFE AND CHARACTER OF JOHN QUINCY ADAMS, DELIVERED AT THE REQUEST OF THE LEGISLATURE OF MASSACHUSETTS, IN FANEUIL HALL, AP "Ego vero te, cum vitae fiore tum mortis opportunitate, divino consilio et ortum et extinctum esse arbitror." Cicero De Orat. III. 4. [Translation is something like “But in my opinion,. Daniel Webster (), was a famous American politician and diplomat. He is considered one of the greatest orators in American history. He served as a U.S. Congressman, a U.S. Senator and as the Secretary of State for three different Presidents: William Henry Harrison, John Tyler and Millard Fillmore.

1 print: lithograph on wove paper ; x 40 cm. (image) | An indignant James K. Polk takes issue with Massachusetts senator Daniel Webster's public attacks on his Texas policy. In Webster had been opposed to the annexation of Texas and in he criticized attacked the war with Mexico over Texas as highly unjustifiable. Webster's first public speech on the war was made in late June.   Daniel F. McIsaac, 92, a resident of Merrimack since , passed away on Thursday, May 25th, in Nashua. He was born in Bayonne, NJ on J to the late . The most defining characteristic of a good eulogy is that it is personal. Include in your eulogy the memories and anecdotes that best describe the deceased from your perspective. Try to avoid talking about the details of the death, and focus instead on the life of the deceased. Acknowledge the important people and achievements in his life. Daniel Webster Timeline created by dvorach In Biography. Born Salisbury, NH Jun 3, Graduated From Darmouth College At the Age of 19 Dec 5, Principal of an Academy The Acadamy is not listed, but was in Fryeburg, Maine Dec 3, Member of the N.H. Bar.

  1. Personal Memorials of Daniel Webster including a Sketch of his Public Life and the Particulars of his Death by Charles Lanman (Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo, and Co, ) p. 2. Speech of the Hon. Daniel Webster upon the subject of Slavery; Delivered in the United States Senate on Thursday, March 7, by Daniel Webster (Boston: Redding & Company, ) p. In April, , after a noble, toiling, unselfish life of sixty-seven years, Ebenezer Webster died. Daniel assumed his father's debts, waited until Ezekiel was admitted to the bar, and then, transferring his business to his brother, moved, in the autumn of , to Portsmouth. This was the. The Writings and Speeches of Daniel Webster: Writings and speeches hitherto uncollected, v. Preview this book administration American annexation bank become believe better Boston called carry cause character commerce common Congress consider Constitution course desire duty effect election England established existence express favor feel. Voter Responsibility: Pray and Act Click here to view a video on the importance of Christians voting. Click here to download this it’s a Christian’s Duty to Vote Click here to view a 3 minute video on the right and duty of American citizens to vote in every election. Register to Vote Are you registered to vote? If you’re not, click here to register and make your voice heard.

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Two, they inspire us. Daniel Webster was born on Januin Salisbury, New Hampshire, at a location within the present-day city of was the son of Abigail (née Eastman) and Ebenezer Webster, a farmer and local official who served in the French and Indian War and the American Revolutionary er's ancestor, the English-born Thomas Webster, had migrated to the United States Children: 5, including Fletcher.

New York, Jan. 22, Gentlemen, — I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your letter, inclosing the resolutions unanimously adopted by the students of Yale College, one of which requests a copy of my eulogy on the late Daniel Webster, for publication.

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Full text of "The life, eulogy, and great orations of Daniel Webster" See other formats. ADAMS and JEFFERSON are no more. On our fiftieth anniversary, the great day of national jubilee, in the very hour of public rejoicing, in the midst of echoing and reechoing voices of thanksgiving, while their own names were on all tongues, they took their flight together to the world of spirits.

A eulogy makes you consider a character’s backstory—and future story. It broadens your vision of the character outside the parameters of your particular book. We are all used to thinking about backstory, but looking ahead can give insight to the character, too.

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Title: The life, speeches, and memorials of Daniel Webster: containing his most celebrated orations, a selection from the eulogies delivered on the occasion of his death, and his life and thor: Samuel M SchmuckerPublisher: Gale, Sabin Americana Description: Based on Joseph Sabin's famed bibliography, Bibliotheca Americana, Sabin Americana, Daniel Webster was born in Salisbury, New Hampshire, on Janu His parents were Ebenezer, who worked as a tavern owner and a farmer and was also involved in politics, and his second wife, Abigail.

While a child, Daniel earned the nickname. Further reading. Hayne, Paul H. Lives of Robert Y. Hayne and Hugh Swinton Legaré (Charleston, ) Jervey, Theodore D. Robert V. Hayne and his Times (New York, ). McDuffie, Eulogy upon the Life and Character of the Late Robert Y.

Hayne (Charleston, ) Sheidley, Harlow W. "The Webster-Hayne Debate: Recasting New England's Sectionalism," New England Quarterly, 67(1): 5– eulogy.

daniel webster, delivered before the. students of phillips academy, andover, massachusetts, decemby edwin d. sanborn, professor of latin, &c. in dartmouth college. "urit enim fulgore suo, qui praegravat artes.

infra se positas; extinctus, amabitur idem." the text of this and other superb works are available on-line from. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Joseph Banvard (Banvard, Joseph, ) Books from the extended shelves: Banvard, Joseph, The American statesman; (Boston, Gould and Lincoln, ) (page images at HathiTrust) Banvard, Joseph, The American statesman: or, Illustrations of the life and character of Daniel Webster: designed for American youth / (Boston, Mass.

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speeches, and sermons occasioned by his decease, selecting such facts and incidents from each as would suit his purpose, and deducing from them such lessons or principles of action as are worthy the contemplation of those for.

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A discourse on the life and character of Daniel Webster by: Boardman, Henry A. Published: () A discourse on the life and character of Daniel Webster by: Boardman, Henry A. In Decemberthe American Monthly Review commented on a newly published book by Joseph Story.

By that time the fifty-four-year-old Supreme Court Justice had written or edited some twelve books. These works included a treatise on bills of exchange, a treatise on pleading, yet another on pleading and assumpsit, commentaries on the law of bailments, a biography, and even a book of.

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Webster.—Bunker. Daniel Webster Stayathome Dan was born in Stillwell, Oklahoma on February 6, to the late Barbara (Bromwell) and Webster L. Stayathome. Dan was a devoted husband, father, family man and friend. In almost every respect, Daniel Webster was larger than life, an intellectual colossus, a statesman of the first rank, and a man of towering and finally unfulfilled ambition.

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