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James Abram Garfield

by Hoar, George Frisbie

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin and Company in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Garfield, James A. 1831-1881

  • Edition Notes

    Address delivered at Worcester, Mass., December 30, 1881.

    Statementby George F. Hoar.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE687 .H693
    The Physical Object
    Pagination44 p.
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6524979M
    LC Control Number10029858
    OCLC/WorldCa708775

    James Abram Garfield. Boston, Houghton, Mifflin and Company, (OCoLC) Named Person: James A Garfield; James A Garfield: Material Type: Biography, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: George Frisbie Hoar; Oliver Wendell Holmes Collection (Library of Congress). Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Eulogy on James Abram Garfield by James G. Blaine (, Paperback) at the best online prices at .

    1. James A. Garfield: Party Chieftain by Robert Granville Caldwell. This seems to have been the standard single volume biography before Allen Peskin’s. 2. The Life and Letters of James Abram Garfield by Theodore Clarke Smith. This is a two volume printed page cradle to grave treatment of Garfield. James Abram Garfield (Novem - Septem ) was the 20th president of the United States, serving from March 4, until his death by assassination six and a half months later. Garfield had served nine terms in the House of Representatives, and had been elected to the Senate before his candidacy for the White House.

    Garfield, James Abram, –81, 20th President of the United States (Mar.–Sept., ). Born on a frontier farm in Cuyahoga co., Ohio, he spent his early years in poverty. As. James Abram Garfield, born Novem , was the last American president to be born in a log cabin. He grew up in poverty and first tried his hand at being a frontier farmer. He was able to finish his studies, first at Western Reserve Eclectic Institute (Hiram College) and later at Williams College; he was just under In Garfield was elected to the Ohio Senate as a .


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