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Stephen R. Bradley : letters of a Revolutionary War patriot and Vermont senator /
Stephen R. Bradley ; edited by Dorr Bradley Carpenter ; foreword by H. Nicholas Muller III.
imprint
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, c2009.
description
ix, 442 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
ISBN
0786433582 (softcover : alk. paper), 9780786433582 (softcover : alk. paper)
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imprint
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, c2009.
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0786433582 (softcover : alk. paper)
9780786433582 (softcover : alk. paper)
abstract
"Stephen R. Bradley was a Revolutionary War commander and U.S. Senator credited with writing the Twelfth Amendment and advocating a banning of slave trade. This collection of Bradley's letters and personal papers provides a range of rare and significant material. The book features transcriptions of 550 letters, 25 illustrations, and a catalog of Bradley's documents"--Provided by publisher.
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6710322
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 433-434) and indexes.
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Stephen R. Bradley was a Revolutionary War commander and U.S. Senator credited with writing the Twelfth Amendment and advocating a banning of the slave trade. This collection of Bradley's letters and personal papers provides a range of rare and significant material. This previously unpublished correspondence with presidents and the country's founders reflect Bradley's influence and diversity of interests as well as the political and cultural climate of the era. The book features transcriptions of 550 letters, 25 illustrations, and a catalog of Bradley's documents.
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"Stephen R. Bradley was a Revolutionary War commander and U.S. Senator credited with writing the Twelfth Amendment and advocating a banning of slave trade. This collection of Bradley's letters and personal papers provides a range of rare and significant material. The book features transcriptions of 550 letters, 25 illustrations, and a catalog of Bradley's documents"--Provided by publisher.
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Stephen R. Bradley was a Revolutionary War commander and U.S. Senator credited with writing the 12th Amendment and advocating a banning of slave trade. This collection of 550 of his letters and personal papers, 25 illustrations, and a catalog of his documents provides a range of rare and significant material.
Main Description
Stephen R. Bradley was a Revolutionary War commander and U.S. Senator credited with writing the Twelfth Amendment and advocating a banning of slave trade. This collection of Bradley's letters and personal papers provides a range of rare and significant material. This previously unpublished correspondence with presidents and the country's founders reflect Bradley's influence and diversity of interests as well as the political and cultural climate of the era. The book features transcriptions of 550 letters, 25 illustrations, and a catalog of Bradley's documents.
Table of Contents
Forewordp. 1
Introductionp. 5
Abbreviations and Notes on the Transcriptionsp. 9
Background and Biography
Origins of the Family Namep. 13
Bradley Family Treep. 15
Biographyp. 23
Correspondence, 1771 to 1831p. 47
List of Documentsp. 397
Bradley Flag (U.S.), 1795-1818p. 407
Memoir and Correspondence of Jeremiah Mason, 1768-1848p. 409
Index of Bradley's Correspondents and Their Lettersp. 411
Bibliographyp. 433
General Indexp. 435
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