Homes of American statesmen: with anecdotical, personal, and descriptive sketches, by various writers. Illustrated with engravings on wood, from drawings by Dèopler and daguerreotypes: and facsimiles of autograph letters.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-146000

Description

2 p. l., [iii]-viii, 469 p. front. (mounted photo) illus., plates, facsims. (part fold) 23 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Statesmen
Historic buildings

Contents

Washington, by Mrs. C. M. Kirkland.--Franklin, by C. F. Briggs.--Jefferson, by P. Godwin.--Hancock, by R. Hildreth.--John Adams, by C. Cook.--Patrick Henry, by E. W. Johnston.--Madison, by E. W. Johnston.--Jay, by W. S. Thayer.--Hamilton, by J. C. Carter.--Marshall, by R. W. Griswold.--Ames, by J. B. Thayer.--John Quincy Adams, by D. L. Child.--Jackson, by P. Godwin.--Rufus King, by C. King.--Clay, by H. Greeley.--Calhoun, by P. Godwin.--Clinton, by T. R. Beck.--Story, by F. Howland--Wheaton.

Publication

New York, G.P. Putnam and co.;
London, S. Low, son and co.

Description

2 p. l., [iii]-viii, 469 p. front. (mounted photo) illus., plates, facsims. (part fold) 23 cm.

Notes

Added t.-p., engraved.
Frontispiece is a crystalotype depicting the Hancock House, Beacon St., Boston, Mass.

Call Number

Rare E176.H77 1854

Material Type

Biography.

Places

United States.
United States