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American historical documents, 1000-1900 / Edited by Charles W. Eliot with introductions and notes.

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Garrett Public Library 973 ELI (Text) 30010170344819 Nonfiction Available -
Morocco Community Library CLAS 973 AMERICA (Text) 71561000117397 NWPLMClassics Available -
Odon Winkelpleck Public Library - Odon 973 Har (Text) 70142000015946 Nonfiction - general Available -

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  • Physical Description: 462 p. : map ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Danbury, CT : Grolier, c1980, 1910.

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Formatted Contents Note: The voyages to Vinland (c. 1000) -- The letter of Columbus to Luis de Sant Angel announcing his discovery (1493) -- Amerigo Vespucci's account of his first voyage (1497) -- John Cabot's discovery of North America (1497) -- First Charter of Virginia (1606) -- The Mayflower compact (1620) -- The fundamental orders of Connecticut (1639) -- The body of liberties (1641) -- Arbitrary government described and the Government of the Massachusetts vindicated from that aspersion / by John Winthrop (1644) -- The instrument of government (1653) -- A healing question / by Sir Henry Vane (1656) -- Eliot's brief narrative (1670) -- Declaration of rights (1765) -- The Declaration of Independence (1776) -- The Mecklenburg declaration of independence (1775)-- Articles of confederation (1777) -- Articles of capitulation, Yorktown (1781) -- Treaty with Great Britain (1783) -- Constitution of the United States (1787) -- The Federalist, nos. 1 and 2 (1787) -- Opinion of Chief Justice Marshall, in the case of McCulloch vs. the State of Maryland (1819) -- Washington's first inaugural address (1789) -- Treaty with the Six Nations (1794) --
(Con't.) Washington's farewell address (1796) -- Treaty with France (1803) -- Treaty with Great Britain (1814) -- Arrangement as to the naval force to be respectively maintained on the American lakes (1817) -- Treaty with Spain (1819) -- The Monroe doctrine (1823) -- Treaty with Great Britain (1842) -- Treaty with Mexico (1848) -- Fugitive slave act (1850) -- Lincoln's first inaugural address (1861) -- Emancipation proclamation (1863) -- The Batle of Gettysburg / by Frank Aretas Haskell -- Lincoln's Gettysburg address (1863) -- Proclamation of anmesty (1863) -- Lincoln's letter to Mrs. Bixby (1864) -- Terms of Lee's surrender at Appomattox (1865) -- Lee's farewell to his army (1865) -- Lincoln's second inaugural address (1865) -- Proclamation declaring the insurrection at an end (1866) -- Treaty with Russia (1867) -- Annexation of the Hawaiian Islands (1898) -- Recognition on the independence of Cuba (1898) -- Convention between the United States and the Republic of Panama (1904)
Subject: United States > History > Sources.

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