The Farmer Boy

Author: William M. Thayer
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The Farmer Boy G Washington And How He Became Commander In Chief By Uncle Juvinell M H Edited By W M Thayer With Illustrations Sixth Thousand

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All this he would executewith as much neatness and accuracy as if it had been
left with him to decide thereby some gravely disputed land-claim. To qualify
himself for the management of business affairs upon reaching the age of
manhood, he would copy off into a blank-book every form or instrument of writing
he would meet with; such as deeds, wills, notes of hand, bills of exchange,
receipts, bonds, land-warrants, &c., &c._ And, what was still more remarkable in a
boy of thirteen, he ...

Fathering The Nation

Author: Russ Castronovo
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520089013
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... Washington could hardly have been expected to provide unity with the same
ease that the fictive representativeness of the Hobbesian sovereign melds an
ordered community. Even so, 1863, which witnessed Chancellorsville and
Gettysburg, saw the publication of Uncle Juvinell's The Farmer Boy, and How He
Became Commander-in-Chief in Boston. Rather than thinking that either of these
battles, which amassed tens of thousands of deaths, bolstered Northern
confidence enough ...

Bulletin Of The John Rylands Library

Author: John Rylands Library
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William Russell Smith of Alabama (181 5-96) was one ; and his more famous
contemporary Abraham Lincoln confessed that " away back in my childhood, the
earliest days of my being able to read, I got hold of a small book, . . . Weem's [sic]
Life of Washington "-1 Some of Weems's successors improved on the Weemsian
canon. Thus in 1864 Morrison Heady produced a juvenile work on Washington,
The Farmer Boy, and How He Became Commander-in-Chief. In this the cherry-
tree ...

Bulletin Of The John Rylands Library

Author: Henry Guppy
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William Russell Smith of Alabama (181 5-96) was one ; and his more famous
contemporary Abraham Lincoln confessed that " away back in my childhood, the
earliest days of my being able to read, I got hold of a small book, . . . Weem's [sic]
Life of Washington 'V Some of Weems's successors improved on the Weemsian
canon. Thus in 1 864 Morrison Heady produced a juvenile work on Washington,
The Farmer Boy, and How He Became Commander-in-Chief. In this the cherry-
tree ...

Bulletin

Author: John Rylands University Library of Manchester
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William Russell Smith of Alabama (1 81 5-96) was one ; and his more famous
contemporary Abraham Lincoln confessed that " away back in my childhood, the
earliest days of my being able to read, I got hold of a small book, . . . Weem's [sic]
Life of Washington ",l Some of Weems's successors improved on the Weemsian
canon. Thus in" 1864 Morrison Heady produced a juvenile work on Washington,
The Farmer Boy, and How He Became Commander -in-Chief. In this the cherry-
tree ...