Eulogium, on the Character of General Washington, Late President of the United States; Pronounced at the Request of the Pennsylvania Society of the Cincinnati, Before the President of the United States, and the Members of Both Houses of Congress

By: [George Washington] William Jackson

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Eulogium, on the Character of General Washington, Late President of the United States; Pronounced at the Request of the Pennsylvania Society of the Cincinnati, Before the President of the United States, and the Members of Both Houses of Congress Philadelphia, Pa. John Ormrod, 1800. 12mo, original wrappers. 44 pp. Title page continues: "on the twenty-second day of February, eighteen hundred, in the German Reformed Church, Philadelphia." "New Edition." Woodcut head piece and tailpiece. George Washington’s sudden sudden death inspired mourning throughout the US and this is one of numerous eulogies published that year. William Jackson fought in the American Revolution and was assigned to Washington's staff for a period of time. In 1796 Washington appointed him Collector of the Port of Philadelphia. Condition: Good; probably disbound from another volume; lightly foxed throughout; spotting to title page; pages are otherwise clean and solid.

Title: Eulogium, on the Character of General Washington, Late President of the United States; Pronounced at the Request of the Pennsylvania Society of the Cincinnati, Before the President of the United States, and the Members of Both Houses of Congress

Author Name: [George Washington] William Jackson

Categories: Ephemera, Politics & Government, Speeches, Lectures, Oration, U.S. History,

Edition: 1st edition

Publisher: Philadelphia: John Ormrod: 1800

Item: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: k200225g

Keywords: george washington, eulogy