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The Resource American speeches

American speeches

Label
American speeches
Title
American speeches
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collects the unabridged texts of important speeches, including Patrick Henry's "liberty or death" speech, women's rights speeches by Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Grover Cleveland's address dedicating the Statue of Liberty
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973
Index
index present
LC call number
E183
LC item number
.A498 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Library of America
Series volume
166-167
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., American
  • Political oratory
  • United States
  • United States
Label
American speeches
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. 1.
  • Political oratory from the Revolution to the Civil War
  • pt. 2.
  • Political oratory from Abraham Lincoln to Bill Clinton
  • v. 1. Political oratory from the Revolution to the Civil War. -- Argument against writs of assistance / James Otis -- Oration on the Boston Massacre / John Hancock -- Speech in the Virginia Convention / Patrick Henry -- Speech to officers of the Continental Army / George Washington -- Speech at the conclusion of the Constitutional Convention / Benjamin Franklin -- Speech in Virginia Ratifying Convention / Patrick Henry -- First inaugural address / George Washington -- Reply to President Washington / Red Jacket -- Eulogy on George Washington / Henry Lee -- First inaugural address / Thomas Jefferson -- Remarks on the repeal of the Judiciary Act / Alexander Hamilton -- Speech in Congress against non-importation / John Randolph -- Speech in Congress on the War of 1812 / Henry Clay -- Address at the laying of the cornerstone of the Bunker Hill monument / Daniel Webster -- Eulogy on John Adams and Thomas Jefferson / William Wirt -- Fourth of July address / Frances Wright -- First inaugural address / Andrew Jackson -- Second reply to Hayne / Daniel Webster -- Second inaugural address / Andrew Jackson -- Address to the General Trades' Union / Ely Moore -- Speech in the Senate on expunging the censure of President Jackson / Thomas Hart Benton -- Speech in the Senate on antislavery petitions / John C. Calhoun -- The murder of Lovejoy / Wendell Phillips -- Antislavery speech at Pennsylvania Hall / Angelina Grimké Weld -- Address to the slaves of the United States of America / Henry Highland Garnet -- Speech in Congress on the War with Mexico / Abraham Lincoln -- Address to Woman's Rights Convention / Elizabeth Cady Stanton -- The political destination of America and the signs of the times / Theodore Parker -- Speech in the Senate on compromise resolutions / Henry Clay -- Speech in the Senate on compromise resolutions / John C. Calhoun -- Speech in the Senate on compromise resolutions / Daniel Webster -- Speech to Woman's Rights Convention / Sojourner Truth -- What to the slave is the 4th of July? / Frederick Douglass -- The crime against Kansas / Charles Sumner -- "House divided" speech / Abraham Lincoln -- The irrepressible conflict / William Seward -- True Americanism / Carl Schurz -- Speech to the court / John Brown -- Address at Cooper Institute / Abraham Lincoln -- Farewell address in the Senate / Jefferson Davis -- Speech at Independence Hall / Abraham Lincoln -- First inaugural address / Abraham Lincoln -- "Corner-stone" speech / Alexander Stephens -- Address at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania / Abraham Lincoln -- Second inaugural address / Abraham Lincoln
  • v. 2. Political oratory from Abraham Lincoln to Bill Clinton. -- Speech on reconstruction / Abraham Lincoln -- Speech in Congress on reconstruction / Thaddeus Stevens -- Speech at meeting commemorating Emancipation / Sojourner Truth -- Is it a crime for a citizen of the United States to vote? / Susan B. Anthony -- Speech in Congress on the Civil Rights Bill / Robert Brown Elliott -- Speech in Congress on the Civil Rights Bill / Benjamin F. Butler -- Oration in memory of Abraham Lincoln / Frederick Douglass -- Speech nominating James G. Blaine / Robert G. Ingersoll -- Reply to General Howard / Chief Joseph -- Memorial Day address / Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. -- Address at the dedication of the Statue of Liberty / Grover Cleveland -- The solitude of self / Elizabeth Cady Stanton -- Lynch law in all its phases / Ida B. Wells -- Labor Day address / John Peter Altgeld -- Address at the Atlanta Exposition / Booker T. Washington -- Speech to the Democratic National Convention / William Jennings Bryan -- The strenuous life / Theodore Roosevelt -- The policy of imperialism / Carl Schurz -- The man with the muck-rake / Theodore Roosevelt -- What it means to be colored in the Capital of the United States / Mary Church Terrell -- The new nationalism / Theodore Roosevelt -- Speech at prayer meeting / John Jay Chapman -- First inaugural address / Woodrow Wilson -- Address to Congress on war with Germany / Woodrow Wilson -- Speech in the Senate on free speech in wartime / Robert M. La Follette, Sr. -- Address to Woman Suffrage Convention / Carrie Chapman Catt -- Speech to the court / Eugene V. Debs -- Address to the Senate on the League of Nations / Woodrow Wilson -- Speech in the Senate on the League of Nations / Henry Cabot Lodge -- "Rugged individualism" speech / Herbert Hoover -- Speech to the Democratic National Convention / Franklin D. Roosevelt -- Speech to the Commonwealth Club / Franklin D. Roosevelt -- First inaugural address / Franklin D. Roosevelt -- Every man a king / Huey Long -- Speech to the Democratic National Convention / Franklin D. Roosevelt -- Second inaugural address / Franklin D. Roosevelt -- "Arsenal of democracy" fireside chat / Franklin D. Roosevelt -- Eighth annual address to Congress / Franklin D. Roosevelt -- Address to Congress on war with Japan / Franklin D. Roosevelt -- Speech to Third Army troops / George S. Patton -- Address to the Allied Expeditionary Forces / Dwight D. Eisenhower -- Statement on the atomic bomb / Harry S. Truman -- Speech to Los Alamos scientists / J. Robert Oppenheimer -- Speech at Harvard University / George C. Marshall -- Speech to the Democratic National Convention / Hubert H. Humphrey -- Speech to the Democratic National Convention / Harry S. Truman -- Declaration of conscience / Margaret Chase Smith -- Nobel Prize address / William Faulkner -- Address to Congress/ Douglas MacArthur -- "Checkers" speech / Richard M. Nixon -- Speech to the Montgomery Improvement Association / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Second inaugural address / Dwight D. Eisenhower -- Speech to the Greater Houston Ministerial Association / John F. Kennedy -- Farewell address / Dwight D. Eisenhower -- Inaugural address / John F. Kennedy -- Address at American University / John F. Kennedy -- Address to the nation on civil rights / John F. Kennedy -- Speech in the Rudolph Wilde Platz / John F. Kennedy -- Address at the March on Washington / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- The crisis in women's identity / Betty Friedan -- The ballot or the bullet / Malcolm X -- Speech to the Republican National Convention / Barry Goldwater -- Speech on behalf of Barry Goldwater / Ronald Reagan -- Speech in Sproul Plaza / Mario Savio -- Nobel Prize address / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Address to Congress on voting rights / Lyndon B. Johnson -- Address at Howard University / Lyndon B. Johnson -- Address at the University of Cape Town / Robert F. Kennedy -- Speech on the Vietnam War / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Sermon at National Cathedral / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Speech at Mason Temple / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Remarks on the assassination of Martin Luther King / Robert F. Kennedy -- Statement to the House Judiciary Committee / Barbara Jordan -- Remarks on leaving the White House / Richard M. Nixon -- Address to the nation on energy policy / Jimmy Carter -- Speech to the Democratic National Convention / Edward M. Kennedy -- Address to members of Parliament / Ronald Reagan -- Address at Pointe-du-Hoc / Ronald Reagan -- Speech to the Democratic National Convention / Jesse Jackson -- Address to the nation on the Challenger disaster / Ronald Reagan -- Speech at the Brandenburg Gate / Ronald Reagan -- Speech at Mason Temple / William J. Clinton -- Speech at Central High School / William J. Clinton
  • [1]. Political oratory from the Revolution to the Civil War -- [2]. Political oratory from Abraham Lincoln to Bill Clinton
Control code
65521563
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Isbn
9781931082983
Isbn Type
(pt. 2 : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006040928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 9781931082983
  • 9781931082976
Label
American speeches
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. 1.
  • Political oratory from the Revolution to the Civil War
  • pt. 2.
  • Political oratory from Abraham Lincoln to Bill Clinton
  • v. 1. Political oratory from the Revolution to the Civil War. -- Argument against writs of assistance / James Otis -- Oration on the Boston Massacre / John Hancock -- Speech in the Virginia Convention / Patrick Henry -- Speech to officers of the Continental Army / George Washington -- Speech at the conclusion of the Constitutional Convention / Benjamin Franklin -- Speech in Virginia Ratifying Convention / Patrick Henry -- First inaugural address / George Washington -- Reply to President Washington / Red Jacket -- Eulogy on George Washington / Henry Lee -- First inaugural address / Thomas Jefferson -- Remarks on the repeal of the Judiciary Act / Alexander Hamilton -- Speech in Congress against non-importation / John Randolph -- Speech in Congress on the War of 1812 / Henry Clay -- Address at the laying of the cornerstone of the Bunker Hill monument / Daniel Webster -- Eulogy on John Adams and Thomas Jefferson / William Wirt -- Fourth of July address / Frances Wright -- First inaugural address / Andrew Jackson -- Second reply to Hayne / Daniel Webster -- Second inaugural address / Andrew Jackson -- Address to the General Trades' Union / Ely Moore -- Speech in the Senate on expunging the censure of President Jackson / Thomas Hart Benton -- Speech in the Senate on antislavery petitions / John C. Calhoun -- The murder of Lovejoy / Wendell Phillips -- Antislavery speech at Pennsylvania Hall / Angelina Grimké Weld -- Address to the slaves of the United States of America / Henry Highland Garnet -- Speech in Congress on the War with Mexico / Abraham Lincoln -- Address to Woman's Rights Convention / Elizabeth Cady Stanton -- The political destination of America and the signs of the times / Theodore Parker -- Speech in the Senate on compromise resolutions / Henry Clay -- Speech in the Senate on compromise resolutions / John C. Calhoun -- Speech in the Senate on compromise resolutions / Daniel Webster -- Speech to Woman's Rights Convention / Sojourner Truth -- What to the slave is the 4th of July? / Frederick Douglass -- The crime against Kansas / Charles Sumner -- "House divided" speech / Abraham Lincoln -- The irrepressible conflict / William Seward -- True Americanism / Carl Schurz -- Speech to the court / John Brown -- Address at Cooper Institute / Abraham Lincoln -- Farewell address in the Senate / Jefferson Davis -- Speech at Independence Hall / Abraham Lincoln -- First inaugural address / Abraham Lincoln -- "Corner-stone" speech / Alexander Stephens -- Address at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania / Abraham Lincoln -- Second inaugural address / Abraham Lincoln
  • v. 2. Political oratory from Abraham Lincoln to Bill Clinton. -- Speech on reconstruction / Abraham Lincoln -- Speech in Congress on reconstruction / Thaddeus Stevens -- Speech at meeting commemorating Emancipation / Sojourner Truth -- Is it a crime for a citizen of the United States to vote? / Susan B. Anthony -- Speech in Congress on the Civil Rights Bill / Robert Brown Elliott -- Speech in Congress on the Civil Rights Bill / Benjamin F. Butler -- Oration in memory of Abraham Lincoln / Frederick Douglass -- Speech nominating James G. Blaine / Robert G. Ingersoll -- Reply to General Howard / Chief Joseph -- Memorial Day address / Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. -- Address at the dedication of the Statue of Liberty / Grover Cleveland -- The solitude of self / Elizabeth Cady Stanton -- Lynch law in all its phases / Ida B. Wells -- Labor Day address / John Peter Altgeld -- Address at the Atlanta Exposition / Booker T. Washington -- Speech to the Democratic National Convention / William Jennings Bryan -- The strenuous life / Theodore Roosevelt -- The policy of imperialism / Carl Schurz -- The man with the muck-rake / Theodore Roosevelt -- What it means to be colored in the Capital of the United States / Mary Church Terrell -- The new nationalism / Theodore Roosevelt -- Speech at prayer meeting / John Jay Chapman -- First inaugural address / Woodrow Wilson -- Address to Congress on war with Germany / Woodrow Wilson -- Speech in the Senate on free speech in wartime / Robert M. La Follette, Sr. -- Address to Woman Suffrage Convention / Carrie Chapman Catt -- Speech to the court / Eugene V. Debs -- Address to the Senate on the League of Nations / Woodrow Wilson -- Speech in the Senate on the League of Nations / Henry Cabot Lodge -- "Rugged individualism" speech / Herbert Hoover -- Speech to the Democratic National Convention / Franklin D. Roosevelt -- Speech to the Commonwealth Club / Franklin D. Roosevelt -- First inaugural address / Franklin D. Roosevelt -- Every man a king / Huey Long -- Speech to the Democratic National Convention / Franklin D. Roosevelt -- Second inaugural address / Franklin D. Roosevelt -- "Arsenal of democracy" fireside chat / Franklin D. Roosevelt -- Eighth annual address to Congress / Franklin D. Roosevelt -- Address to Congress on war with Japan / Franklin D. Roosevelt -- Speech to Third Army troops / George S. Patton -- Address to the Allied Expeditionary Forces / Dwight D. Eisenhower -- Statement on the atomic bomb / Harry S. Truman -- Speech to Los Alamos scientists / J. Robert Oppenheimer -- Speech at Harvard University / George C. Marshall -- Speech to the Democratic National Convention / Hubert H. Humphrey -- Speech to the Democratic National Convention / Harry S. Truman -- Declaration of conscience / Margaret Chase Smith -- Nobel Prize address / William Faulkner -- Address to Congress/ Douglas MacArthur -- "Checkers" speech / Richard M. Nixon -- Speech to the Montgomery Improvement Association / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Second inaugural address / Dwight D. Eisenhower -- Speech to the Greater Houston Ministerial Association / John F. Kennedy -- Farewell address / Dwight D. Eisenhower -- Inaugural address / John F. Kennedy -- Address at American University / John F. Kennedy -- Address to the nation on civil rights / John F. Kennedy -- Speech in the Rudolph Wilde Platz / John F. Kennedy -- Address at the March on Washington / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- The crisis in women's identity / Betty Friedan -- The ballot or the bullet / Malcolm X -- Speech to the Republican National Convention / Barry Goldwater -- Speech on behalf of Barry Goldwater / Ronald Reagan -- Speech in Sproul Plaza / Mario Savio -- Nobel Prize address / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Address to Congress on voting rights / Lyndon B. Johnson -- Address at Howard University / Lyndon B. Johnson -- Address at the University of Cape Town / Robert F. Kennedy -- Speech on the Vietnam War / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Sermon at National Cathedral / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Speech at Mason Temple / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Remarks on the assassination of Martin Luther King / Robert F. Kennedy -- Statement to the House Judiciary Committee / Barbara Jordan -- Remarks on leaving the White House / Richard M. Nixon -- Address to the nation on energy policy / Jimmy Carter -- Speech to the Democratic National Convention / Edward M. Kennedy -- Address to members of Parliament / Ronald Reagan -- Address at Pointe-du-Hoc / Ronald Reagan -- Speech to the Democratic National Convention / Jesse Jackson -- Address to the nation on the Challenger disaster / Ronald Reagan -- Speech at the Brandenburg Gate / Ronald Reagan -- Speech at Mason Temple / William J. Clinton -- Speech at Central High School / William J. Clinton
  • [1]. Political oratory from the Revolution to the Civil War -- [2]. Political oratory from Abraham Lincoln to Bill Clinton
Control code
65521563
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Isbn
9781931082983
Isbn Type
(pt. 2 : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006040928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 9781931082983
  • 9781931082976

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