Archiv der Kategorie: American History (English)

A History of the City of Cleveland

A History of the City of Cleveland – James Harrison Kennedy This is the perfect book for all persons who cherish a deeper personal interest in the history of the Ohio metropolis, or treasure a closer affection for the beautiful … Weiterlesen

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History of the City of Cleveland

History of the City of Cleveland – Walter Scott Robison This finely arranged book of almost 250 pages upon the history of Ohio’s metropolis Cleveland fills the place for which it was intended with no small degree of success, and … Weiterlesen

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Historical and descriptive sketches of Suffolk County, New York

Historical and descriptive sketches of Suffolk County, New York – Richard Mather Bayles Stephen Jenkins has chosen for the subject of this volume the oldest and most northerly of the post roads: that over which the first postrider went; which … Weiterlesen

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The Personal Memoirs Of William T. Sherman

The Personal Memoirs Of William T. Sherman William Tecumseh Sherman was an American soldier, businessman, educator and author. He served as a General in the Union Army during the American Civil War (1861-65), for which he received recognition for his … Weiterlesen

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The Greatest Street in the World

The Greatest Street in the World – Stephen Jenkins When all its phases are taken in the aggregate, Broadway holds a position that is unique and pre-eminent among the great avenues of the world. In this book Mr. Jenkins has … Weiterlesen

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The Story of the Bronx

The Story of the Bronx – Stephen Jenkins The romantic history of the northern section of Greater New York from the days of Jonas Bronk, after whom the Bronx was named, through the centuries crowded with events that have issued … Weiterlesen

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The Old Boston Post Road

The Old Boston Post Road – Stephen Jenkins Stephen Jenkins has chosen for the subject of this volume the oldest and most northerly of the post roads: that over which the first postrider went; which echoed to the war-whoop of … Weiterlesen

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Old Boston Days & Ways

Old Boston Days & Ways – Mary Caroline Crawford The famous happenings of an eventful period in Boston’s early history, from the dawn of the Revolution until the town became a city, are here handled with a fresh and vigorous … Weiterlesen

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A history of Lowell, Massachusetts

A history of Lowell, Massachusetts – Charles Cowley Lowell was founded by the ‘Merrimac Manufacturing Company’ in 1822, and named after Francis C. Lowell. The village grew very rapidly from the first. In 1820 it was incorporated as a town … Weiterlesen

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Rambles around Old Boston

Rambles around Old Boston – Edwin Monroe Bacon The author knows his city and loves it, and has a fund of anecdote as well as history up his capacious sleeve. The Boston of which he tells us reaches up to … Weiterlesen

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