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Oration Delivered Before the City Council and Citizens of Boston, July 4 ...
John Davis Long
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America began better Boston Britain British Bunker Hill burst celebrated by succeeding century character chivalrous Christian civilization chusetts CITY COUNCIL commemorate common continent corruption crisis culture Declaration of Independence democracy demoralization despair destiny distributing the excess divine duty elements ence England enlightened eternal event EXCELLENCI JOHN DAVIS Faneuil Hall fathers Fourth of July fraud future glorious morning grandeur gress grievances growth Hancock heart homely honest human ignorance influences INHABITANTS THEREOF intel John Adams JOHN DAVIS LONG Lexington liberty lift loftier Look luxury magnificent Massachusetts ment moral mother country nature never occasion oppression orations overrate past patriotism Pennsylvania Pericles peril Philadelphia poets political portunities PRINTED BY ORDER PROCLAIM progress Quincy rebellion of 1861 republic resolution of independence result risk Sam Adams self-respect shame slavery stand sweet sympathy tion to-day town-house town-meeting treason Virginia virtue wealth Webster