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Lidfe and public services of Charles Sumner.

by C. Edwards Lester

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Published by United States publishing company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy C. Edwards Lester ...
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. l., 596 p. plates (1 double), 2 port. (incl. front.)
    Number of Pages596
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23312622M

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    In May Massachusetts Senator Charles Sumner spoke of South Carolina Senator Andrew P. Butler in words that led to Butler’s nephew, Preston Brooks, beating Sumner almost to death: “The senator from South Carolina has read many books of chivalry, and believes himself a chivalrous knight, with sentiments of honor and courage. CHARLES SUMNER came of typical Massachusetts stock. His family on both sides was of English origin, but his ancestors left England very soon after the landing of the Pilgrims, and dwelt in the neighborhood of Boston for nearly two centuries before his birth.

      Charles Sumner Sumner knew this community well and became close friends with a number of the leading black abolitionists in Boston. After the passage of the Fugitive Slave Law of and because of his activity in the anti-slavery movement, many wealthy Boston families turned against him, including Longfellow’s father-in-law, the textile. Attend our Programs and Events. Sumner Museum organizes a series of events and programs celebrating the history of DC Public education. Two regular series include our monthly Saturday ‘DCPS Pride’ Open House events held from September through May and our Annual Hurlbut-Walker Memorial Research Lecture Series, honoring the Museum’s founding director and first archivist.


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OCLC Number: Notes: "John F. Trow & Son, printers and bookbinders, East 12th St., New York."--Title page verso. Cloth bound in brown cloth with beveled edges, black border and gold lettering on cover and spine.

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