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To the cry of "follow Mormons and prairie dogs and find good land," Civil War veterans flocked into Nebraska, joining a vast stamp ...
Anti-Nebraska, Know-Nothings, and general disgust with the powers that be, have carried this county [Hamilton County, Ohio] by bet ...
Since the Civil War its six states have produced fewer political ideas, as political ideas run in the Republic, than any average c ...
English Bob: What I heard was that you fell off your horse, drunk, of course, and that you broke your bloody neck.
Little Bil
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I lately attended a meeting of the citizens of Concord, expecting, as one among many, to speak on the subject of slavery in Massac ...
What should concern Massachusetts is not the Nebraska Bill, nor the Fugitive Slave Bill, but her own slaveholding and servility. L ...
Sometimes I wonder why God ever trusts talent in the hands of women, they usually make such an infernal mess of it. I think He mus ...
Now that Stevenson is dead I can think of but one English- speaking author who is really keeping his self-respect and sticking for ...
If a joyous elephant should break forth into song, his lay would probably be very much like Whitman's famous "Song of Myself." It ...
I have not much faith in women in fiction.... Women are so horribly subjective and they have such scorn for the healthy commonplac ...
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