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Papers of Henry Clay

Presidential Candidate, 1821-1824 (Papers of Henry Clay, Vol 3)
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University Press of Kentucky
1777-1852, 1815-1861, Clay, Henry,, Politics and government, United S
ContributionsJames F. Hopkins (Editor)
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ISBN 100813100534
ISBN 139780813100531

Within a month after taking office, Henry Clay described the Department of State as "no bed of roses." Even though routine papers bearing his signature have been omitted by the editors, the pages of documents included in this volume show Author: Henry Clay.

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This third volume in the ten-volume series covers the career of H 4/5(1). Within a month after taking office, Henry Clay described the Department of State as "no bed of roses." Even though routine papers bearing his signature have been omitted by the editors, the pages of This fourth volume in the ten-volume series covers the career of Henry Clay during his first year as Secretary of State in the cabinet of 5/5(1).

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Henry Clay's career spanned a half century of a great formative period in American history. The Papers of Henry Clay span the crucial first half of the nineteenth century in American history. Few men in his time were so intimately concerned with the formation of national policy, and few influenced so profoundly the growth of American political Format: Hardcover.

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The Papers of Henry Clay Book Description: Returning to Kentucky in the spring of after four years as secretary of state in the administration of John Quincy Adams, Henry Clay quickly regained the political dominance at home that would carry him to the U.S.

Senate in This third volume in the ten-volume series covers the career of Henry Clay from the Second Session of the Sixteenth Congress, where he engineered the second Missouri Compromise, to the presidential election ofwhen he found himself eliminated as a candidate. Upon his return from Congress inClay practiced law and interested himself in Transylvania Author: Henry Clay, James F.

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The Papers of Henry Clay Book Description: This third volume in the ten-volume series covers the career of Henry Clay from the Second Session of the Sixteenth Congress, where he engineered the second Missouri Compromise, to the presidential election ofwhen he found himself eliminated as a candidate.

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The papers of Henry Clay. Vol. 10, Candidate, compromiser, elder statesman, Jan. 1, J /. Henry Clay - Henry Clay: The Great Compromiser Henry Clay is probably the most famous Congressman to have never been elected President.

He was known as the Great Compromiser, and was a member of the Congress for 40 years. Clay was a member of the "Great Triumvirate" along with Daniel Webster and John C. Calhoun. The papers of Henry Clay. Volume 3, Presidential candidate, / This third volume in the ten-volume series covers the career of Henry Clay from the Second Session of the Sixteenth Congress, where he engineered the second Missouri Compromise, to the presidential election ofwhen he found himself eliminated as a candidate.

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Henry Clay () was a statesman who represented Kentucky in both the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate and served as the 9th Secretary of State. He helped found the Whig Party.

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14 Finch, James 1. After the War ofand through the burst of nationalism that followed, Henry Clay developed the “American System”. Clay’s American System was one of the chief platforms of Clay’s Whig Party. The Whig Party was formed by Henry Clay and Daniel Webster, and was the beginning platform for what is now today the Republican Party/5(1).

A Guide to the Papers of Henry Clay,n.d. A Collection in Papers of Henry Clayn.d. Marshall's history may be easily obtained in K. possibly in some of the Atlantic book stores." Clay suggests that the "best repository of materials for your work is. Henry Clay Sr. (Ap – J ) was an American attorney and statesman who represented Kentucky in both the Senate and was the seventh House speaker and the ninth secretary of received electoral votes for president in the, and presidential elections.

He also helped found both the National Republican Party and the Whig Children: 11, including Thomas, Henry, James, John. For Secretary of State Henry Clay and the Adams administration, is a year of crisis. Turbulent relations with Latin America are marked by the seizure of American trading vessels off Montevideo.

Border strife with Britain threatens in northern Maine, while American retaliation for the closing of the British West Indies to U.S. trade provokes warnings of war from the. The Papers Of Henry Clay Vol I by Hopkins, James F. Publication date /00/00 Topics GEOGRAPHY. BIOGRAPHY. HISTORY, Archeology, Cultural remains of historical times Publisher University Of Kentucky Press Collection universallibrary Contributor Osmania University Language English.

Addeddate   The Senate that Adams remembered was like the eye of a hurricane, the calm at the center of a storm. And standing in the middle of that calm was Henry Clay of : Andrew Cayton.