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At the hour of noon, upon the balcony of Federal Hall, one hundred years ago this 30th of April, George Washington lifted his hand to heaven.

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Title:
At the hour of noon, upon the balcony of Federal Hall, one hundred years ago this 30th of April, George Washington lifted his hand to heaven.
Description:
An address by Charles C. Coffin on the one hundredth anniversary of the first inauguration of George Washington. The address was given at Berkeley Temple in Boston. The manuscript is handwritten on loose sheets of paper; some pages have writing on another subject on the back. Digitization funded by a grant from the Cabot Family Charitable Trust.; Blank pages have not been scanned.
Creator:
Coffin, Charles Carleton, 1823-1896
Date:
April 30, 1889
Format:
Documents
Genre:
Articles
Speeches (documents)
Location:
New England Historic Genealogical Society
Collection (local):
Civil War Manuscripts (NEHGS)
R. Stanton Avery Special Collections, New England Historic Genealogical Society
Series:
Charles Carleton Coffin papers, 1861-1890 Sub-group I. Coffin's writings, Series A. Addresses
Subjects:
Washington, George, 1732-1799
Speeches, addresses, etc., American
United States--History--Constitutional period, 1789-1809
Places:
United States
Extent:
39 pages
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Terms of Use:
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Preferred Citation:
Charles Carleton Coffin Papers, Mss 40, R. Stanton Avery Special Collections, New England Historic Genealogical Society, online at DigitalCollections.AmericanAncestors.org.
Language:
English
Identifier:
Mss 40
Box 3, Folder 26
http://library.nehgs.org/record=b1056264