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" The means existed of electing Burr, but this required his co-operation. By deceiving one man (a great blockhead,) and tempting two, (not incorruptible,) he might have secured a majority of the States. He will never have another chance of being President... "
The True Aaron Burr: A Biographical Sketch - Page 18
by Charles Burr Todd - 1902 - 77 pages
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The Works of Alexander Hamilton: Correspondence [contin.] 1795-1804; 1777 ...

Alexander Hamilton - 1850
...for Burr, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island, refused to depart frpm their former vote. The means existed of electing Burr, but this required...one man (a great blockhead), and tempting two (not incorruptible), he might have secured a majority of the States. He will never have another chance of...
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The Works of Alexander Hamilton: Comprising His Correspondence ..., Volume 6

Alexander Hamilton - Finance - 1851
...for Burr, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Khode Island, refused to depart from their former vote. The means existed of electing Burr, but this required...one man (a great blockhead), and tempting two (not incorruptible), he might have secured a majority of the States. He will never have another chance of...
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History of the republic of the United States of America: as traced ..., Volume 7

John Church Hamilton - United States - 1864
...for Burr, New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Rhode Island, refused to depart from their former vote. " The means existed of electing Burr, but this required...one man (a great blockhead,) and tempting two, (not incorruptible,) he might have secured a majority of the States. He will never have another chance of...
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The Life of Thomas Jefferson, Volume 2

Henry Stephens Randall - United States - 1858
...for Burr, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island, refused to depart from their former vote. The means existed of electing Burr; but this required...one man (a great blockhead), and tempting two (not incorruptible), he might have secured a majority of the States. He will never have another chance of...
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The life of Thomas Jefferson, Volume 2

Henry Stephens Randall - 1858
...for Burr, Xew Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island, refused to depart from their former Tote. The means existed of electing Burr ; but this required...one man (a great blockhead), and tempting two (not incorruptible), he might have secured a majority of the States. He will never have another chance of...
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The life and times of Aaron Burr: lieutenant-colonel in the Army of the ...

James Parton - New York (State) - 1860 - 706 pages
...for Burr, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island refused to depart from their former vote. " The means existed of electing Burr, but this required his cooperation. By deceiving one man (a great block/tend), and tempting t>:o (not incorruptible), he might have secured a majority of tJie States....
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History of the republic of the United States of America: as traced ..., Volume 7

John Church Hamilton - United States - 1865
...for Burr, New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Rhode Island, refused to depart from their former vote. " The means existed of electing Burr, but this required...one man (a great blockhead,) and tempting two, (not incorruptible,) he might have secured a majority of the States. He will never have another chance of...
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A General History of the Burr Family in America: With a Genealogical Record ...

Charles Burr Todd - 1878 - 436 pages
...perceive that he (Burr) was determined not to shackle himself with Federal principles," and farther on in the same letter he says. " The means existed...block-head) and tempting two (not incorrupt), he might have secnred the majority of the States." Other testimony might be advanced to disprove the charge often...
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Life of Colonel Aaron Burr: Vice-president of the United States. Also ...

Charles Burr Todd - 1879 - 147 pages
...Jefferson 8, Burr 6, divided 2. "Had Burr done anything for himself he would long ere this have teen President." Also Bayard of Delaware who gave the casting...disprove the charge often made, that during this contest Col. Burr intrigued for the Presidency. The result disproves it, for had he intrigued at all he might...
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The Magazine of American History with Notes and Queries, Volume 18

John Austin Stevens, Benjamin Franklin DeCosta, Henry Phelps Johnston, Martha Joanna Lamb, Nathan Gillett Pond - United States - 1887
...Jefferson'srescue and terminated the contest. "The means existed," he immediately wrote to Hamilton, ' of electing Burr ; but this required his co-operation....one man, a great blockhead, and tempting two, not incorruptible, he might have secured a majority of the states." There remains little doubt, from the...
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