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Personal recollections of Charles Sumner

by Adolphe de Pineton marquis de Chambrun

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Detached from Scribner"s magazine, v. 13, February 1893.

Statementby the Marquis de Chambrun
The Physical Object
Paginationpages [153]-164 ;
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25921848M
OCLC/WorldCa80049698

IntroductionSome recollections of Rufus ChoateRecollections of AgassizSome recollections of Ralph Waldo EmersonMotley, the historianRecollections of Charles SumnerGeorge TicknorMatthew ArnoldBarry Cornwall and some of his contemporariesDaniel Deronda.- . About the Author. David Herbert Donald, who has twice been awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Biography, is Charles Warren Professor of American History and Professor of American Civilization Emeritus at Harvard many books include Lincoln's Herndon, Lincoln Reconsidered, The Politics of Reconstruction, Charles Sumner and the Rights of Man, and Look Homeward: A Life of Thomas Wolfe.4/5().

The Caning of Charles Sumner, or the Brooks–Sumner Affair, occurred on , in the United States Senate, when Representative Preston Brooks, a pro-slavery Democrat from South Carolina, used a walking cane to attack Senator Charles Sumner, an abolitionist Republican from Massachusetts, in retaliation for a speech given by Sumner two days earlier in which he fiercely criticized. The clash between Preston S. Brooks and Charles Sumner revealed a. the seriousness of political divisions in the North. b. the importance of honor to northerners. c. despite divisions over slavery, the House of Representatives would unite to expel a member for bad conduct.

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Charles Sumner (–), U.S. Senator from Massachusetts for two decades, was an ardent abolitionist; a founder of the Republican Party; chairman of the powerful Senate Committee on Foreign Relations from to ; chief of the Radical Republicans during the Civil War and Reconstruction; Lincoln's friend and, later, Grant's nemesis; Personal recollections of Charles Sumner book well as an advocate for universal equality 5/5(4).

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More Details Cite This Item Image ID Permalink. Copy. Download Options. Charles Sumner () was a true product of a Brahmin style education and upbringing in Boston which styles itself the Hub of the universe. From the time of his graduation from Harvard Law he was an uncompromising foe of slavery.

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Sumner, Charles, The Crime Against Kansas: Speech of Hon. Charles Sumner, of Massachusetts, in the Senate of the United States, (New York: Greely and McElrath, ) (multiple formats at ). One of the major recurring personalities in Lincoln is Charles Sumner, the abolitionist Senator from Massachusetts.

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6,Boston—died MaWashington, D.C.), U.S. statesman of the American Civil War period dedicated to human equality and to the abolition of slavery. A graduate of Harvard Law School (), Sumner crusaded for many causes, including prison reform, world peace, and Horace Mann’s educational reforms.

It was in his long service as a U.S. senator. Lives of the Great Romantics, Part III, Volume 3. DOI link for Lives of the Great Romantics, Part III, Volume 3. Lives of the Great Romantics, Part III, Volume 3 book. Although called "Personal Recollections of Charles Sumner," there is very little "personal" about it.

The Marquis was a friend of Charles Sumner and wrote from the standpoint of a man who knew his. Sumner took but little recreation, much preferring his room and books. He took no part in athletic sports and did not go into society, but was very social, enjoyed pleasantry and good cheer and.

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Charles Sumner was a brother of John Bird Sumner, Archbishop of Canterbury. Their father was Robert Sumner and their mother was Hannah Bird, a first cousin of William Wilberforce.

Sumner was educated at Eton College and Trinity College, Cambridge and graduated Bachelor of Arts (BA) in and Cambridge Master of Arts (MA) in Born: 22 NovemberKenilworth, England. President-elect Lincoln proposed comparing heights with a stiff-backed Senator Charles Sumner.

Mr. Lincoln later recalled: “Sumner declined to stand up with me, back to back, to see which was the tallest man, and made a fine speech about being the time for uniting our .Charles Sumner was born in Boston on January 6,to Charles Pinckney Sumner and his wife.

His father was a liberal Harvard-educated lawyer, abolitionist, and early proponent of racially integrated schools. His family was a middle-class one.Personal Reminiscences of Abraham Lincoln. Morris Publications.

Gilmore, James R. Personal Recollections of Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War. Stackpole Books, (reprint edition) Goodwin, Doris Kearns. Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln. Simon & Schuster, Hertz, Emanuel.