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" The crossing of the river; the contest with the Hessians; the great hardships endured at that time, all fixed themselves on my memory, more than any single revolutionary event ; and you all know, for you have all been boys, how these early impressions... "
The Early Life of Abraham Lincoln: Containing Many Unpublished Documents and ... - Page 68
by Ida Minerva Tarbell - 1896 - 240 pages
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Not for Filthy Lucre's Sake: Richard Saltar and the Antiproprietary Movement ...

Daniel J. Weeks - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 342 pages
...hardships endured at that time, all fixed themselves on my memory more than any single revolutionary event; and you all know, for you have all been boys,...there must have been something more than common that those men struggled for. I am exceedingly anxious that that thing which they snuggled for; that something...
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Lincoln on Democracy

Abraham Lincoln, G. S. Boritt - History - 2004 - 416 pages
...hardships endured at that time, all fixed themselves on my memory more than any single revolutionary event; and you all know, for you have all been boys,...there must have been something more than common that those men struggled for. I am exceedingly anxious that that thing which they struggled for; that something...
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The Columbia Documentary History of Race and Ethnicity in America

Ronald H. Bayor - History - 2004 - 991 pages
...liberties of the countrv and the great J O hardships of that time fixed themselves on ... my memory. ip: Any person of La Raza registered in La Raza Unida...Party and/or who works actively to support the program those o men struggled for. "I am exceedingly anxious that the thing which they struggled for, that...
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Lincoln's Speeches Reconsidered

John Channing Briggs - History - 2005 - 370 pages
...hardships endured at that time, all fixed themselves on my memory more than any single revolutionary event; and you all know, for you have all been boys,...there must have been something more than common that those men struggled for. I am exceedingly anxious that that thing which they struggled for; that something...
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Abraham Lincoln, President-elect: The Four Critical Months from Election to ...

Larry D. Mansch - History - 2005 - 228 pages
...hardships endured at that time, all fixed themselves on my memory more than any single revolutionary event; and you all know, for you have all been boys,...there must have been something more than common that those men struggled for. I am exceedingly anxious that that thing which they struggled for; that something...
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Lincoln and His World, Volume 1

Richard Lawrence Miller - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 443 pages
...all the accounts there given of the battlefields and struggles for the liberties of the country. ... I recollect thinking then, boy even though I was,...there must have been something more than common that those men struggled for."178 Lincoln's second Indiana schoolteacher was James Swaney. Fellow student...
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Anecdotes and Stories of Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln, James Baird McClure - History - 2006 - 251 pages
...fixed themselves upon my imagination so deeply as the struggle here at Trenton, New Jersey. * * * 1 recollect thinking then, boy even though I was, that...there must have been something more than common that those men struggled for." Even at this age, he was not only an interested reader of the story, but...
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Human Body Size and the Laws of Scaling: Physiological, Performance, Growth ...

Thomas T. Samaras, William D. Pederson, Frank J. Williams - History - 2006 - 195 pages
...in the fields and doing the physical labor he did not enjoy. He told a New Jersey audience in 1861: "You all know, for you have all been boys, how these early impressions last longer than others." "I recollect thinking then, boy even though I was, that there must have been something more...
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Bonds of Affection: Civic Charity and the Making of America--Winthrop ...

Matthew S. Holland - Religion - 2007 - 336 pages
...even spoke of the book at a stop on his way to Washington, DC, for his first inaugural, saying that "I recollect thinking then, boy even though I was,...there must have been something more than common that those men struggled for."25 The heroic if hagiographic exploits Lincoln read about left an indelible...
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Lincoln Legends: Myths, Hoaxes, and Confabulations Associated with Our ...

Edward Steers - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 288 pages
..."fixed themselves upon my memory more than any single revolutionary event," he told the legislators, "and you all know, for you have all been boys, how...these early impressions last longer than any others." Indeed, to Lincoln, such inflated stories had years earlier convinced him — and continued to convince...
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