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funeral oration, on the death of General Washington

Lee, Henry

funeral oration, on the death of General Washington

delivered in the German Lutheran Church, Philadelphia, at the request of Congress, on the twenty-sixth of December, 1799

by Lee, Henry

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Published by Printed by John Ormrod ... in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Death and burial.,
  • Funeral orations.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesFuneral oration
    Statementby Major General Lee.
    ContributionsAmerican Imprint Collection (Library of Congress), Miscellaneous Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE312.63 .L477
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[2], 17, [1] p. ;
    Number of Pages17
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6902722M
    LC Control Number01001974

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    Thucydides (c/c BCE): Pericles' Funeral Oration from the Peloponnesian War (Book ) This famous speech was given by the Athenian leader Pericles after the first battles of the Peloponnesian war. Funeral Oration. Pericles was a famous Greek general. He gave a speech in Athens, a public speech, honoring the many warriors who were killed in battle after the first year of the Peloponnesian War. It was the custom at the time to honor the dead each year who .

    The state funeral of John F. Kennedy, 35th President of the United States, took place in Washington, D.C., during the three days that followed his assassination on Friday, Novem , in Dallas, Texas.. The body of President Kennedy was brought back to Washington soon after his death and was placed in the East Room of the White House for 24 hours.   Full Title: Eulogies and Orations on the Life and Death of General George Washington First President of the United States of America. Printed in Boston by Manning and Loring. [George Washington died on Decem From every corner, eulogies poured forth waxing eloquently on Washington's leadership, virtue, and honor.


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A funeral oration, on the death of General Washington. Delivered in Philadelphia, at the request of Congress. Of the many funeral orations delivered at Washington’s death, Henry Lee’s official oration, delivered before Congress, is the most famous and memorable.

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14, of Wilmington, state of Delaware, and delivered on St. John the Evangelist's day, being the 27th of December, anno lucis ; and now published at the particular desire of the Lodge. / by: Bedford, Gunning, The Funeral Oration was recorded by Thucydides in book two of his famous History of the Peloponnesian War.

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George Washington. A Funeral Oration on his Death HENRY LEE On Decemat the age of 67, George Washington died at home in Mount Vernon of pneumonia, contracted a mere two days earlier. His death was widely and deeply mourned in the United States and abroad.

On Decemat the request. Ceremony on the Death of General George Washington. by Online Download PDF An Oration: With Some Observations, C. Pronounced at the Congregational Meeting-House, in Tiverton, on the 22d Day of February A.D. at the Funeral Ceremony on the Death of General George Washington.

A Prediction and Death In JulyWashington executed his last will and testament. With the help of his private secretary and distant relative, Tobias Lear, Washington wrote the will in longhand and signed his name at the bottom of every page.

Specific in the will were instructions for his funeral. Funeral oration on the death of General Washington. Delivered, at the request of Congress, by Major-General Henry Lee, member of Congress from Virginia.

Boston: Printed for Joseph Xancrede and Manning & Loring 15 p. : New York Public Library. Of the scores of funeral orations delivered on the occasion of George Washington's death, that of Henry Lee (the official oration delivered in Congress) is the most famous and memorable.

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