A Pictorial History of the United States: With Notices of Other Portions of America, North and South : for the Use of Schools and Families

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E.H. Butler, 1872 - America - 516 pages
 

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Contents

History of Maryland Lord Baltimores Visit to America Leonard
76
War with the Pequod Indians The Battle at Mystic River Burn
82
CIIAPTER PariB CIIAPTER
85
kotahs il alwbas Cherokees Uchees Choctaws and Natches
94
Witchcraft in New England
100
llistory of New Jersey from its first seulement to the Revolution 105 XLIV llistory of New Jersey from its first seulement to the Revolution
106
Various Events of the War Death of Philip
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118
Religion in the Colonies 106
126
Settlement of Georgia Arrival of General Oglethorpe Attack upon i
136
Discoveries in the West The Mississippi and its branches explored
144
Campaign of 1759 Quebec Captured Death of Wolfe and Montcalm
159
PERIOD OF EVENTS LEADING TO THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
165
Repeal of obnoxious Duties The Boston Massacre
176
The rising Spirit of Liberty The Boston Boys General Gago
182
LXXXVIII Capture of l iconderoga and Crown Point
188
Battle of the Brandywine
220
The War on the Ocean
231
Events in Rhode Island
241
Events in Connecticut General Putnain
251
CHAPTER PAGR CXXVIII Capture of Major André
267
Execution of Hale and Palmer Colonel Trumbull in London
269
Arnold Invades Virginia and New London
272
Naval Operations
274
Surrender of Lord Cornwallis
276
Treaty of Peace
279
Effects of the American Revolution
281
Debts of the Revolution Discontents of the People Shays Rebellion
283
Formation and Adoption of the Constitution of the United States Washington elected President
285
WASHINGTONS ADMINISTRATION OXXXVIII Beginning of the New Government Washingtons first Administration under the present Constituti...
288
Rise of Parties Wars with the Indians
290
Formation of various Societies in the United States
292
Washingtons Second Election The French Revolution M Genets Operations Jeffersons Resignation as Secretary of State
296
Difficulties with Great Britain
298
The Whiskey Insurrection
299
Admission of Tennessee the sixteenth state
301
MADISONS ADMINISTRATION 1
320
CLVII In lian War Battle of Tippecanoe
323
War with Great Britain declared
325
General Hulls Surrender to the British at Detroit
326
Capture of the Guerrière and the Alert
327
Attack on Queenstown
329
More Naval Victories 831
331
Louisiana admitted to the Union Mediation of Russia between the United States and Great Britain offered Madison Reelected Various Events of 1812 ...
332
The Massacre at Frenchtown
334
Capture of York and Death of General Pike
335
LXVI Siege of Fort Nieigs General Harrisons Defence
337
The War on the ocean
338
Battle on Lake Erie
340
Battle at the Moravian Towns 841
341
Progress of the War in Canada
343
War with the Creek Indians
344
Russian Mediation offered Measures for Prosecuting the War
345
The War on the Ocean
347
Defent of General Wilkinson His Trial by CourtMartial 318
349
City of Washington aptured and Burned
351
Battle near Baltimore
353
The War on Lake Champlain and in the vicinity
354
Convention at Hs rtford 856
358
Close of the War The Dartmoor Massacre The Peace of Ghent
360
Difficulties with Algiers
361
The second United States Bank Indiana admitted into the Union
363
CHAPTER MONROES ADMINISTRATION
364
Territorial Organization of Florida Ilistory of Florida Apportion
370
His Election Van Buren VicePresident Death of John Jay Nul
377
The Democratic Party The Whig Party The Ilarrison Cam
395
POLKS ADMINISTRATION
404
His Election and Inauguration The Wilmot Proviso and Martin
415
FILLMORES ADMINISTRATION
421
His Inauguration The Mesilla Valley Dispute Captain Ringgolds
426
BUCHANANS ADMINISTRATION
435
LINCOLNS ADMINISTRATION
448

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