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A presidential base-ball match, Grant against Greeley

A presidential base-ball match, Grant against Greeley

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Published by Published at "Wild oats" office in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Grant, Ulysses S. -- 1822-1885,
  • Greeley, Horace, -- 1811-1872,
  • Campaign literature, 1872

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 65348
    ContributionsHopkins, Benjamin Bronson, 1776-1852
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination31 p.
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17919953M

    During the Civil War, Grant, an aggressive and determined leader, was given command of all the U. Top Questions How did Ulysses S. That same month, the Republicans nominated Grant as their presidential candidate, selecting Schuyler Colfaxa U. At some point Greeley may have believed he would be elected, but by the late fall it was obvious to everybody that Grant was going to make a grease stain out of him at the ballot box. One electoral vote from Washington was cast for Ronald Reagan.

    Large contracts for supplies of food, clothing, ammunition, and equipment had to be Grant against Greeley book on short notice and men grew rich in fraudulent deeds. The answer was perhaps less than ideal: the electors distributed their votes that would have been for Greeley among other surviving Democratic candidates. Ford succeeded him the same day. In the early s Greeley became increasingly bitter over the failure of his Whig colleagues to support him for high public office—a lifelong ambition. Even though Grant was not directly involved in the scheme, his reputation suffered because he had become personally associated with Fisk and Gould prior to the scandal.

    He found a job as a newspaper compositor, and within two years he and a friend opened their own print shop. The dominant political issue of the day, of course, was slavery, which Greeley adamantly and vocally opposed. All but 3 of the 66 electoral votes pledged to him went to four minor candidates. There he made an unsuccessful attempt at farming, followed by a failed stint in a St. A fifth was added for the Inauguration of John F. In Decemberhe was appointed the commander of the department of CairoIllinois.


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Grant signed Grant against Greeley book aimed at limiting the activities of white terrorist groups like the Ku Klux Klan that used violence to intimidate blacks and prevent them from voting. On November 29,Greeley died. Having forfeited his military pension when he assumed the office of President, and Grant against Greeley book, Grant began a series of literary works that improved his reputation and eventually brought his family out of bankruptcy.

Based on all of the information provided by the parish and available to the Archdiocese, we also have no reason to believe that the former A presidential base-ball match, Fr. The electoral votes for the election had not yet been counted, thus providing another first in American history: what do you do when a major party candidate dies before the electoral process is finished?

Official inaugural balls were not reinstated until the Second inauguration of Harry S. Instead, the president and his running mate Henry Wilsona U. He was Amazon. His memoirs, published that same year by his friend Mark Twainbecame a major financial success.

He also continued to grapple with issues related to Reconstruction. Grant intemporary buildings were constructed at Judiciary Square. In a vote by states, 13 votes were cast for Adams, 7 for Jackson, and 4 for Crawford.

One electoral vote from Alabama was cast for Walter B. Perot helped establish the Reform Party following his defeat in the election. Politically, Greeley was a reformer. The following year, he met Julia Dentthe sister of one of his West Point classmates and the daughter of a merchant and planter.

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