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National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts: 1844

By: Joan M. Dixon

Price: $46.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2005)

Seller ID: D3279

ISBN: 0788432796

Condition: 616 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2005), 2006, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 616 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The eighteenth volume in this popular series contains abstracts of the people and events of 1844. President John Tyler was in office. A tragic event was the explosion on the U.S. ship Princeton, in which several prominent government officials were killed. Henry Clay ran unsuccessfully for the Presidency. The abstracts comprise news items as well as appointments by the President; promotions in the army and navy; marriage and death notices; murders and disasters; criminal cases; courts-martial; all petitions to Congress relating to a person or persons; patents; real estate sales; legal notices; ... View more info

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National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts Special Edition, The Civil War Years: Vol. 2: July 1, 1863-Dec. 31, 1865

By: Joan M. Dixon

Price: $46.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2000)

Seller ID: D4381

ISBN: 0078844381X

Condition: 640 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2000), 2007, 5.5, x8.5, paper, indices, 640 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Included in the extractions are: advertisements; appointments by the President; petitions in the House of Representatives; Acts of Congress; legal notices; insolvent debtors; marriages; deaths; divorces; miscellaneous notices and pieces of correspondence; packages in the post office; tax lists; court cases; deaths by accident; prisoners; maritime information, such as ship's crews and accounts of naval skirmishes; listings of regiments arriving in Washington for Union service; casualty lists from various hospitals; property confiscated by the Union forces; and names and valuation of emancipated... View more info

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National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, 1847

By: Joan M. Dixon

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2007

Seller ID: D4475

ISBN: 0788444751

Condition: 674 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 674 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The twenty-first volume in this popular series contains abstracts of the people and events of 1847. Coverage of the Mexican War includes lists of persons killed, wounded and missing in battles. The cornerstone of the Smithsonian Institute is discussed. The Tower of London; Arlington House; Minister Bodisco; Capt. Alex J. Swift; Lt. Henry Clay, Jr.; Santa Anna and many other items of interest can be found on these pages. The abstracts comprise news items as well as appointments by the President; promotions in the army and navy; marriage and death notices; murders and disasters; criminal cases; ... View more info

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National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, 1848

By: Joan M. Dixon

Price: $41.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2007

Seller ID: D4476

ISBN: 0078844476X

Condition: 536 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 536 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The twenty-second volume in this popular series contains abstracts of the people and events of 1848. Coverage of the Mexican War includes lists of persons killed, wounded and missing in battles. The Kosciusko Estate; Harvard College; John Fillmore; Sir Lawrence Washington’s tomb, the cornerstone of the Washington National Monument and many other items of interest can be found on these pages. The abstracts comprise news items as well as appointments by the President; promotions in the army and navy; marriage and death notices; murders and disasters; criminal cases; courts-martial; all pe... View more info

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National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, 1849

By: Joan M. Dixon

Price: $43.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2007

Seller ID: D4182

ISBN: 0788441825

Condition: 578 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 578 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This volume, twenty-third in the series, contains abstracts of the people and events of this period: the Bowdoin family; the Jennings family; Kosciusko heirs; the inauguration of General Zachary Taylor; Colonel Fremont in Mexico; steamboat disasters; appointments by the President; promotions in the army and navy; marriage and death notices; murders and accidents; criminal cases; all petitions to Congress relating to a person or persons; real estate sales; legal notices; chancery and equity records; letters in the post office; and much more. Where there is information about something or someone... View more info

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National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, 1850

By: Joan M. Dixon

Price: $44.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2007

Seller ID: D4183

ISBN: 0788441833

Condition: 590 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 590 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This volume, twenty-fourth in the series, contains abstracts of the people and events of this period: the death of President Zachary Taylor; an arctic expedition; steamboat disasters; claims against Mexico; appointments by the President; promotions in the army and navy; marriage and death notices; murders and accidents; criminal cases; all petitions to Congress relating to a person or persons; real estate sales; legal notices; chancery and equity records; letters in the post office; and much more. Where there is information about something or someone that might be of interest, an abstract was ... View more info

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National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, 1851

By: Joan M. Dixon

Price: $47.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2008

Seller ID: D4569

ISBN: 0788445693

Condition: 638 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 638 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This volume, twenty-fifth in the series, contains abstracts of the people and events of this period: ship disasters; claims against Mexico; new post offices; Captain Kidd; Admiral Paul Jones; murder of Catharine Day; murder of the Cosden family; appointments by the President; promotions in the army and navy; marriage and death notices; criminal cases; all petitions to Congress relating to a person or persons; real estate sales; legal notices; chancery and equity records; ladies with letters in the post office; and much more. Where there is information about something or someone that might be o... View more info

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National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, 1852

By: Joan M. Dixon

Price: $47.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2008

Seller ID: D4570

ISBN: 0788445707

Condition: 640 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 640 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This volume, twenty-sixth in the series, contains abstracts of the death of Daniel Webster; the Jennings heirs; the De Kalb heirs; ship disasters-the Mississippi, the Taney, and the Henry Clay; new post offices; appointments by the President; promotions in the army and navy; marriage and death notices; criminal cases; all petitions to Congress relating to a person or persons; real estate sales; legal notices; chancery records; and much more. Where there is information about something or someone that might be of interest, an abstract was created. The newspaper reveals a personal side of the liv... View more info

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National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, 1860

By: Joan M. Dixon

Price: $33.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2009

Seller ID: D4791

ISBN: 0788447912

Condition: 396 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2009, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 396 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This volume, thirty-fourth in the series, contains abstracts about the people of this period; steamer disasters; Indian hostilities; the death of Jerome Bonaparte; the occupation of Fort Sumter; Mount Olivet Cemetery; the English family of George Washington; appointments by the President; marriage and death notices; criminal cases; appropriations made by the 36th Congress, First Session; all petitions to Congress relating to a person or persons; legal notices; chancery records; and much more. Where there is information about something or someone that might be of interest, an abstract was creat... View more info

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National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, 1853

By: Joan M. Dixon

Price: $44.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2008

Seller ID: D4632

ISBN: 0788446320

Condition: 598 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 598 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This volume, twenty-seventh in the series, contains abstracts about the origin of Georgetown, D.C.; the death of Commander Charles W. Morgan; the Hyde family; the Kosciusko estate; the court martial of Corporal John White; ship disasters; appointments by the President; marriage and death notices; criminal cases; all petitions to Congress relating to a person or persons; legal notices; chancery records; and much more. Where there is information about something or someone that might be of interest, an abstract was created. The newspaper reveals a personal side of the lives of many people. During... View more info

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National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, 1854

By: Joan M. Dixon

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2008

Seller ID: D4633

ISBN: 0788446339

Condition: 518 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 518 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This volume, twenty-eighth in the series, contains abstracts about the first gas lights; reminiscences; ship wrecks; loss of the steamer Arctic; unlucky Friday; the Jennings estate; Glenwood Cemetery; cholera deaths; ship disasters; appointments by the President; marriage and death notices; criminal cases; all petitions to Congress relating to a person or persons; legal notices; chancery records; and much more. Where there is information about something or someone that might be of interest, an abstract was created. The newspaper reveals a personal side of the lives of many people. During the a... View more info

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National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, 1855

By: Joan M. Dixon

Price: $42.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2008

Seller ID: D4771

ISBN: 0788447718

Condition: 560 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 560 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This volume, twenty-ninth in the series, contains abstracts about the Alden family; fire in Alexandria; Henry VIII; the opening of the Saut Canal; William Jennens; the Butlers; paintings in the Capitol Rotunda; yellow fever deaths; ship disasters; appointments by the President; marriage and death notices; criminal cases; all petitions to Congress relating to a person or persons; legal notices; chancery records; and much more. Where there is information about something or someone that might be of interest, an abstract was created. The newspaper reveals a personal side of the lives of many peopl... View more info

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National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, 1856

By: Joan M. Dixon

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2008

Seller ID: D4772

ISBN: 0788447726

Condition: 512 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 512 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This volume, thirtieth in the series, contains abstracts about George Washington's birthplace; the Charter Oak tree; Indian war; the killing of Thomas Keating at the Willard Hotel; a church directory; railroad accidents; ship disasters; appointments by the President; marriage and death notices; criminal cases; all petitions to Congress relating to a person or persons; legal notices; chancery records; and much more. Where there is information about something or someone that might be of interest, an abstract was created. The newspaper reveals a personal side of the lives of many people. During t... View more info

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National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, Jan 1, 1869 thru Jan 8, 1870

By: Joan M. Dixon

Price: $44.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2009

Seller ID: D4787

ISBN: 0788447874

Condition: 582 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2009, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 582 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The final issue of the National Intelligencer was published January 8, 1870. This volume, which concludes the series, contains abstracts about the people of this period, including: Dr. Mudd, Mrs. Sally Eliz Lincoln (step-mother of the late President Lincoln), John Wilkes Booth, and many others; steamer disasters; Washington jurors; the Oldest Inhabitants Association; the death of ex-President Franklin Pierce; the murder of Nicholas McComas; nominations by the President; nominations confirmed by the Senate; marriage and death notices; criminal cases; all petitions to Congress relating to a pers... View more info

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National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, 1868

By: Joan M. Dixon

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: D4788

ISBN: 0788447882

Condition: Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The volume contains abstracts about the people of this period; life after the Civil War; Indian wars; Charles Dickens in America; Christopher [Kit] Carson; Sir Walter Scott's manuscripts; impeachment of President Andrew Johnson; the trial of John H. Surratt; steamer disasters; appointments by the President; marriage and death notices; criminal cases; legal notices; chancery records; and much more. Where there is information about something or someone that might be of interest, an abstract was created. The newspaper reveals a personal side of the lives of many people. During the author's twenty... View more info

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National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, 1867

By: Joan M. Dixon

Price: $46.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2009

Seller ID: D4789

ISBN: 0788447890

Condition: 632 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2009, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 632 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The volume contains abstracts about the people of this period; life after the Civil War; Jeff Davis, prisoner, and his wife's visits with him; the trial of John H. Surratt; amnesty; yellow fever deaths; the War Claims Commission; National Cemeteries; steamer disasters; appointments by the President; the beginnings of Washington City; marriage and death notices; criminal cases; legal notices; chancery records; and much more. Where there is information about something or someone that might be of interest, an abstract was created. The newspaper reveals a personal side of the lives of many people.... View more info

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National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, 1866

By: Joan M. Dixon

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: D4790

ISBN: 0788447904

Condition: Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This volume contains abstracts about the people of this period; oldest inhabitants; the Jumel will case; Ford's theater; Claims Commission; the house in which President Lincoln died; Arlington and National Cemeteries; St. Aloysius Church bells; steamer disasters; Indian hostilities; appointments by the President; marriage and death notices; criminal cases; legal notices; chancery records; and much more. Where there is information about something or someone that might be of interest, an abstract was created. The newspaper reveals a personal side of the lives of many people. During the author's ... View more info

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National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, 1859

By: Joan M. Dixon

Price: $35.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2009

Seller ID: D4792

ISBN: 0788447920

Condition: 434 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2009, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 434 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This volume, thirty-third in the series, contains abstracts about the people of this period; disasters to our Navy; the purchase of Mount Vernon estate; Revolutionary soldiers; the steamer Princess disaster; St. Aloysius Catholic Church; First Things; the insurrection at Harper's Ferry; the trial of Danl E. Sickles for the murder of Philip Barton Key; Indian hostilities; appointments by the President; marriage and death notices; criminal cases; all petitions to Congress relating to a person or persons; legal notices; chancery records; and much more. Where there is information about something o... View more info

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National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, 1858

By: Joan M. Dixon

Price: $42.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: D4793

ISBN: 0788447939

Condition: Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This volume, thirty-second in the series, contains abstracts about the great disaster of the loss of the steamship Austria; the Paraguay expedition; the Court Martial of Captain Seth M. Barton; Indian hostilities; St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York; the defeat of Colonel Steptoe; yellow fever deaths; appointments by the President; marriage and death notices; criminal cases; all petitions to Congress relating to a person or persons; legal notices; chancery records; and much more. Where there is information about something or someone that might be of interest, an abstract was created. The newspap... View more info

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National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, 1857

By: Joan M. Dixon

Price: $43.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: D4794

ISBN: 0788447947

Condition: Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This volume, thirty-first in the series, contains abstracts about the people of this period; the loss of 425 people in the great disaster of the steamship Central America; General Walker's expedition; longevity; trial of Colonel Edwin V. Sumner; extensive coverage of the heirs of Eliz Spencer; appointments by the President; marriage and death notices; criminal cases; all petitions to Congress relating to a person or persons; legal notices; chancery records; and much more. Where there is information about something or someone that might be of interest, an abstract was created. The newspaper rev... View more info