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The life of William Henry Harrison, (of Ohio,) the people"s candidate for the presidency.

With a history of the wars with the British and Indians on our north-western frontier.

by Isaac R. Jackson

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Published by W. Marshall & Co. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Northwest, Old
    • Subjects:
    • Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841,
    • United States -- History -- War of 1812,
    • Northwest, Old -- History -- War of 1812

    • Edition Notes

      Also published under title: A sketch of the life and public services of William Henry Harrison.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE392 .J128 1840a
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 15-212 p.
      Number of Pages212
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6442653M
      LC Control Number42030666
      OCLC/WorldCa2796004

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        NY Times Op-Ed Columnist Gail Collins and host Sheryl McCarthy talk about Gail's newest book, "William Henry Harrison," the drama and comedy of his run-up to the White House as the 9th president. Book/Printed Material The life of William Henry Harrison, (of Ohio,) the people's candidate for the presidency. With a history of the wars with the British and Indians on our north-western frontier.

      The Life of Major-General William Henry Harrison: Comprising a Brief Account of His Important Civil and Military Services, and an Accurate Description of the Council at Vincennes with Tecumseh, as well as the Victories of Tippecanoe, Fort Meigs and the Thames. Philadelphia: Grigg & Elliot and T. K. & P. G. Collins, 1st Edition: 1st Edition. William Henry Harrison: His Life and Times. Garrett and Massie. pp. James Hall. A Memoir of the Public Services of William Henry Harrison, of Ohio. Philadelphia: Key & Biddle. pp. Richard Hildreth. The People's Presidential Candidate, Or, The Life of William Henry Harrison, of Ohio. Weeks, Jordan and Company. pp.


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