Stories of Later American History
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Stories of Later American History

By Wilbur Fisk Gordy
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  • The Project Gutenberg eBook, Stories of Later American History, by Wilbur F. Gordy
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  • STORIES OF LATER AMERICAN HISTORY
    • WILBUR F. GORDY
    • PREFACE
    • CONTENTS
      • CHAPTER
      • ILLUSTRATIONS
      • MAPS
    • CHAPTER
    • ILLUSTRATIONS
    • MAPS
  • STORIES OF LATER AMERICAN HISTORY
    • PATRICK HENRY
      • PATRICK HENRY’S FIERY SPEECH AGAINST THE STAMP ACT
      • ANOTHER GREAT SPEECH BY PATRICK HENRY
        • Some Things to Think About
      • Some Things to Think About
    • PATRICK HENRY’S FIERY SPEECH AGAINST THE STAMP ACT
    • ANOTHER GREAT SPEECH BY PATRICK HENRY
      • Some Things to Think About
    • Some Things to Think About
    • SAMUEL ADAMS
      • SAMUEL ADAMS AN INSPIRING LEADER
      • SAMUEL ADAMS AND THE “BOSTON TEA PARTY”
      • SOME RESULTS OF THE “BOSTON TEA PARTY”
        • Some Things to Think About
      • Some Things to Think About
    • SAMUEL ADAMS AN INSPIRING LEADER
    • SAMUEL ADAMS AND THE “BOSTON TEA PARTY”
    • SOME RESULTS OF THE “BOSTON TEA PARTY”
      • Some Things to Think About
    • Some Things to Think About
    • THE WAR BEGINS NEAR BOSTON
      • THE BATTLE OF LEXINGTON AND CONCORD
        • Some Things To Think About
      • Some Things To Think About
    • THE BATTLE OF LEXINGTON AND CONCORD
      • Some Things To Think About
    • Some Things To Think About
    • GEORGE WASHINGTON IN THE REVOLUTION
      • WASHINGTON IN COMMAND OF THE ARMY
      • THE HEROIC NATHAN HALE
      • A TIME OF TRIAL FOR WASHINGTON
      • THE VICTORY AT TRENTON
      • BURGOYNE’S INVASION
      • LAFAYETTE JOINS THE AMERICAN ARMY
        • Some Things to Think About
      • Some Things to Think About
    • WASHINGTON IN COMMAND OF THE ARMY
    • THE HEROIC NATHAN HALE
    • A TIME OF TRIAL FOR WASHINGTON
    • THE VICTORY AT TRENTON
    • BURGOYNE’S INVASION
    • LAFAYETTE JOINS THE AMERICAN ARMY
      • Some Things to Think About
    • Some Things to Think About
    • NATHANAEL GREENE AND OTHER HEROES IN THE SOUTH
      • GENERAL GREENE IN THE SOUTH
      • DANIEL MORGAN, THE GREAT RIFLEMAN
      • MARION, THE “SWAMP FOX”
        • Some Things to Think About
      • Some Things to Think About
    • GENERAL GREENE IN THE SOUTH
    • DANIEL MORGAN, THE GREAT RIFLEMAN
    • MARION, THE “SWAMP FOX”
      • Some Things to Think About
    • Some Things to Think About
    • JOHN PAUL JONES
      • A DESPERATE SEA DUEL
        • Some Things to Think About
      • Some Things to Think About
    • A DESPERATE SEA DUEL
      • Some Things to Think About
    • Some Things to Think About
    • DANIEL BOONE
      • BOONE GOES TO KENTUCKY
      • THE KENTUCKY SETTLERS AT BOONESBOROUGH
        • Some Things to Think About
      • Some Things to Think About
    • BOONE GOES TO KENTUCKY
    • THE KENTUCKY SETTLERS AT BOONESBOROUGH
      • Some Things to Think About
    • Some Things to Think About
    • JAMES ROBERTSON
      • HOW THE BACKWOODSMEN LIVED
      • ROBERTSON A BRAVE LEADER
      • ROBERTSON SAVES THE SETTLEMENT
        • Some Things to Think About
      • Some Things to Think About
    • HOW THE BACKWOODSMEN LIVED
    • ROBERTSON A BRAVE LEADER
    • ROBERTSON SAVES THE SETTLEMENT
      • Some Things to Think About
    • Some Things to Think About
    • JOHN SEVIER
      • SEVIER A HERO AMONG THE TENNESSEE SETTLERS
        • Some Things to Think About
      • Some Things to Think About
    • SEVIER A HERO AMONG THE TENNESSEE SETTLERS
      • Some Things to Think About
    • Some Things to Think About
    • GEORGE ROGERS CLARK
      • CLARK STARTS ON HIS LONG JOURNEY
      • LIFE IN THE OLD FRENCH VILLAGES
      • CLARK’S HARD TASK
      • CLARK CAPTURES VINCENNES
        • Some Things to Think About
      • Some Things to Think About
    • CLARK STARTS ON HIS LONG JOURNEY
    • LIFE IN THE OLD FRENCH VILLAGES
    • CLARK’S HARD TASK
    • CLARK CAPTURES VINCENNES
      • Some Things to Think About
    • Some Things to Think About
    • THE NEW REPUBLIC
      • THE COTTON-GIN AND SLAVERY
        • Some Things to Think About
      • Some Things to Think About
    • THE COTTON-GIN AND SLAVERY
      • Some Things to Think About
    • Some Things to Think About
    • INCREASING THE SIZE OF THE NEW REPUBLIC
      • JEFFERSON’S GREATEST WORK AS A STATESMAN
      • NEW ORLEANS IN 1803
      • LEWIS AND CLARK’S EXPEDITION
      • ANDREW JACKSON
        • Some Things to Think About
      • Some Things to Think About
    • JEFFERSON’S GREATEST WORK AS A STATESMAN
    • NEW ORLEANS IN 1803
    • LEWIS AND CLARK’S EXPEDITION
    • ANDREW JACKSON
      • Some Things to Think About
    • Some Things to Think About
    • INTERNAL IMPROVEMENTS
      • THE NATIONAL ROAD AND THE ERIE CANAL
      • THE RAILROAD
      • MORSE AND THE TELEGRAPH
        • Some Things to Think About
      • Some Things to Think About
    • THE NATIONAL ROAD AND THE ERIE CANAL
    • THE RAILROAD
    • MORSE AND THE TELEGRAPH
      • Some Things to Think About
    • Some Things to Think About
    • THE REPUBLIC GROWS LARGER
      • SAM HOUSTON
      • DAVID CROCKETT
      • JOHN C. FRÉMONT THE PATHFINDER
      • THE DISCOVERY OF GOLD
        • Some Things To Think About
      • Some Things To Think About
    • SAM HOUSTON
    • DAVID CROCKETT
    • JOHN C. FRÉMONT THE PATHFINDER
    • THE DISCOVERY OF GOLD
      • Some Things To Think About
    • Some Things To Think About
    • THREE GREAT STATESMEN
      • JOHN C. CALHOUN
      • HENRY CLAY
      • DANIEL WEBSTER
      • SLAVERY AND THE TARIFF
      • THE COMPROMISE OF 1850
        • Some Things to Think About
      • Some Things to Think About
    • JOHN C. CALHOUN
    • HENRY CLAY
    • DANIEL WEBSTER
    • SLAVERY AND THE TARIFF
    • THE COMPROMISE OF 1850
      • Some Things to Think About
    • Some Things to Think About
    • THE CIVIL WAR
      • ABRAHAM LINCOLN
      • ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND SLAVERY
      • ROBERT E. LEE
      • “STONEWALL” JACKSON
      • J.E.B. STUART
      • GETTYSBURG
      • ULYSSES S. GRANT
      • WILLIAM TECUMSEH SHERMAN
      • PHILIP H. SHERIDAN
      • TWO GREAT GENERALS
        • Some Things to Think About
      • Some Things to Think About
    • ABRAHAM LINCOLN
    • ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND SLAVERY
    • ROBERT E. LEE
    • “STONEWALL” JACKSON
    • J.E.B. STUART
    • GETTYSBURG
    • ULYSSES S. GRANT
    • WILLIAM TECUMSEH SHERMAN
    • PHILIP H. SHERIDAN
    • TWO GREAT GENERALS
      • Some Things to Think About
    • Some Things to Think About
    • FOUR GREAT INDUSTRIES
      • COTTON
      • WHEAT
      • CATTLE-RAISING
      • COAL
        • Some Things To Think About
      • Some Things To Think About
    • COTTON
    • WHEAT
    • CATTLE-RAISING
    • COAL
      • Some Things To Think About
    • Some Things To Think About
    • The End
    • INDEX
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