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The Life and Public Services of Henry Clay Down to 1848

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical - U.S.,
  • Biography / Autobiography

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsHorace Greeley (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10508315M
    ISBN 100548022836
    ISBN 109780548022832
    OCLC/WorldCa176930443


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Excerpt from The Life and Public Services of Henry Clay: Down to The aim of Mr. Sargent was not so much to impart his own conception of Mr. Clay's views and motives as to enable every reader to infer them directly from the 'statesman's own words, or those of his illustrious cotemporaries - whether compatriots or rivals.4/5.

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CLAY'S DEATH BY HORACE THOUSAND PAGES OF UNMARKED TEXT IN BROWN BINDING SHOWS MUCH WEAR AND A SNATCH OF LOOSENING BUT A. Title page from Sargent's Life and Public Services of Henry Clay, Down to (Auburn, NY: Derby & Miller, ).

First published inEpes Sargent's ( – ) biography of Henry Clay is important to Wythe scholarship for a few, scant paragraphs relating Clay's early life, when he was George Wythe's amanuensis for four years as a teenager, taking dictation and copying the court.

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Abstract "Poetic tributes": [5] pages at of access: Internet Topics: Clay, Henry, Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): (external link) http Author: Epes Sargent. The Life and Public Services of Henry Clay, Down to | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

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Henry Clay, –, American statesman, b. Hanover co., Va. Early Career His father died when he was four years old, and Clay's formal schooling was limited to three years. His stepfather secured () for him a clerk's position in the Virginia high court of chancery. There he gained the regard of George Wythe, who directed his reading.

Sargent, Epes, The life and public services of Henry Clay, down to (Philadelphia, Toronto, Chicago The John C. Winston Company, []), also by Horace Greeley (page images at HathiTrust) Sargent, Epes, The life and public services of Henry Clay, down to The life and public services of Henry Clay: down to / Creator/Author: Greeley, Horace, Whittier, John Greenleaf, Sargent, Epes, Physical Description.

The life and public services of Henry Clay, down to Edited and completed at Mr. Clay's death, by Horace Greeley. Edited and completed at Mr. Clay's death, by. The life and public services of Henry Clay, down to by Epes Sargent 7 editions - first published in   Unger's book provides a solid outline of the life and achievements of Henry Clay, though it lacks in detail.

For example, the book omits much of the legislative maneuvering that surrounded the actual enactment of the Compromise of Cited by: 1.

He ran for the presidency in, andand unsuccessfully sought his party's nomination in and Clay was one of a handful of national leaders spanning the first half of the 19th century, defining the issues, proposing nationalistic solutions, and creating the Whig Party.

The life and speeches of Henry Clay, of Kentucky delivered mainly in the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States, between the years andinclusive, including his valedictory in the Senate and last Lexington speech: carefully revised and corrected, with explanatory notes.

by: Clay, Henry, The life and public services of Henry Clay by: Sargent, Epes, Published: () Biography of Henry Clay by: Prentice, George Denison, Henry Clay was born in Virginia on Ap His family was relatively prosperous for their area, but in later years the legend arose that Clay grew up in extreme poverty.

Clay's father died when Henry was four years old, and his mother remarried. Henry Clay runs for president but gets few votes. When the race between Andrew Jackson and John Quincy Adams comes off as inconclusive, the House of Representatives is called to make the decision.

Henry Clay sways the election in favor of Adam's position, and Adam appoints Clay as Secretary of. Life of Henry Clay / by Junius. New York: Greeley & McElrath, [Catalog Record] Littell, John S. The Clay Minstrel; or, National Songster, to which is Prefixed a Sketch of the Life, Public Services, and Character of Henry Clay.

New York: Greeley & McElrath, [Catalog Record] Yeadon, Richard. Henry Clay was born on Ap to Reverend John and Elizabeth Clay in a plantation in Hanovar County in Virginia. Henry was the seventh of the couple’s nine children.

He lost his father inwhen he was barely four years old. While Sir John left most of his properties to his wife, Henry received two slaves as his share. Henry Clay was born on a frontier farm in Hanover County, Virginia on Ap to a middle-class family in a low swampy district called "the slashes." He was encouraged by his stepfather to study law under George Wythe and was admitted to the Virginia bar at the age of twenty.

The digital collections of the Library of Congress contain a wide variety of material associated with Henry Clay. This resource guide compiles links to digital materials related to Clay such as manuscripts, letters, broadsides, government documents, and images that are available throughout the Library of Congress Web site.

Clay came closest to winning the White House in but lost to James K. skills and personality that got things done in Washington struck many Americans as Author: Andrew Cayton.

The Life and Public Services of Henry Clay, Down to (). Eksteraj ligiloj. Henry Clay Center for Statesmanship () Clay's Ashland Home web site, () Henry Clay: A Resource Guide el Kongresa Biblioteko; A New Nation Votes: American Election Returns – For Henry Clay's election j: angla lingvo.

Henry Clay (12 April – 29 June ) was a leading American statesman and orator who served in both the House of Representatives and as "The Great Compromiser" and "The Great Pacifier" for his ability to bring others to agreement, he was the founder and leader of the Whig Party and a leading advocate of programs for modernizing the economy, especially tariffs to protect.

CLAY, Henry, (father of James Brown Clay), a Senator and a Representative from Kentucky; born in the district known as "the Slashes," Hanover County, Va., Ap ; attended the Old Field School and St.

Paul's School in Hanover County, Va.; studied law in Richmond, Va.; admitted to the bar in and commenced practice in Lexington, Ky.; member, State house of representatives. Henry Clay of Kentucky, John C.

Calhoun of South Carolina, and Daniel Webster of Massachusetts dominated national politics from the end of the War of until their deaths in the early s. Although none would ever be President, the collective impact they created in Congress was far greater than any President of the era, with the exception of Andrew Jackson.

Courtesy University Press of Kentucky As Americans urge Congress to put aside party ties to solve the country growing problems, we are reminded of Henry Clay, the prominent politician nicknamed.

About this Item: Van Amringe and Bixby, NY, Hardcover. Condition: Poor. No Jacket. None Listed. pp, the front cover is attatched, but slightly loose, contents and rear cover are intact, there is foxing throughout, both endpapers have been removed, contains 2 b/w plates of Henry Clay's Estate and a monument erected in his honor, the spine is missing and the covers are heavilly worn.

Henry Clay sought the office of president in three national elections (,and ), and he attempted to gain his party’s nomination on two other occasions ( and ).

While Clay never won any of these contests, in all of these races Clay was a powerful voice in. The career of Henry Clay was a public career. From his youth he was devoted to the public service, at a period, too, in the world's history justly regarded as a remarkable era in human affairs.

He witnessed in the beginning the throes of the French Revolution.Henry Clay Sr. (Ap – J ) was an American attorney and statesman who represented Kentucky in both the Senate and was the seventh House speaker and the ninth secretary of received electoral votes for president in the, and presidential elections.

He also helped found both the National Republican Party and the Whig en: 11, including Thomas, Henry, James, John.