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Monuments of Washington's patriotism : containing a fac simile [sic] of his publick accounts kept during the Revolutionary War and some of the most interesting documents connected with his military command and civil administration : embracing, among others, the Farewell Address to the people of the United States / together with an eulogium on the character of Washington by Major W. Jackson.

Author/creator Washington, George, 1732-1799
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoCity of Washington [i.e., Washington, D.C.] : For the benefit of Washington's Manual Labor School and Male Orphan Asylum, 1838, 1833 (P. Force, printer)
Description4, 28, 52, 65-66 pages, 3 unnumbered pages, 2 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations, portrait, facsimiles ; 35 cm
Supplemental Content Full text online
Subject(s)
Other author/creatorGallaudet, Peter Wallace, 1756-1843.
Included WorkJackson, William, 1759-1828. Eulogium on the character of Washington.
Other author/creatorUnited States. President (1789-1797 : Washington)
Other author/creatorWashington's Manual Labor School and Male Orphan Asylum.
Included WorkUnited States. Constitution.
Caption title Publick documents connected with the military command and civil administration of George Washington
Running title Documents connected with the life of Washington
Contents Washington appointed commander-in-chief -- His acceptance of the appointment -- His commission -- Circular letter from Washington to the governors of the several states -- Resolution of Congress for erecting an equestrian statue of Washington -- Washington's visit to Princeton -- Address to him by President of Congress -- His reply -- Farewell orders to the army -- Answer, by the officers -- Washington taking leave of the officers of the army -- His speech on resigning his commission -- Answer to, by President of Congress -- Inauguration as president of the United States -- Proclamation for a day of thanksgiving -- Farewell address to the people of the United States -- Letter of Washington accepting the command of the army in 1798 -- Eulogium on the character of Washington / Major William Jackson -- Fac simile of Washington's accounts, from June, 1775, to June, 1783 ["Accounts, G. Washington, with the United States, commencing June 1775, and ending June 1783, comprehending a space of 8 years"] -- Fac simile of a plan of march submitted by Washington to General Forbes in 1758 -- Extract from Marshall's Life of Washington vol. 1, 1758 -- Extract from the will of Dr. Benjamin Franklin.
General noteAn earlier reproduction of the accounts, without the accompanying documents of the present ed., was published at Washington, D.C. in 1833, under title: Fac simile of Washington's accounts.
General noteTwo columns to the page.
General note"Monuments of Washington's patriotism. An appeal to the public" [by F.W. Gallaudet, dated at Washington, D.C., 1839]--4 p., ahead of t.p.
General noteReproduction of original from Yale University Libraries.
General noteSabin no. 101724.
Citation/References note RLIN, CTRG06-B233
Reproduction noteElectronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2005. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.

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