Col. McClure"s statement of Lincoln"s journey by Alexander K. McClure

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Other titlesColonel McClure"s statement of Lincoln"s journey, Col. M"Clure tells of Lincoln"s journey, Col. McClure tells of Lincoln"s journey, Colonel McClure tells of Lincoln"s journey, Philadelphia press.
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Lincoln's friend A.K. McClure sketched the election year in a stroke when he wrote, "There was no time between January of and September 3 of the same year when McClellan would not have defeated Lincoln for President.". Now, in order to save the country, Lincoln needed to summon all of his strength for an even longer journey and he needed to get there quickly Col.

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LINCOLN AND McCLURE. (From Harper's Weekly, Ap ) Colonel Alexander K. McClure, the editorial director of the Philadelphia Times, which he founded inbegan his forceful career as a tanner's apprentice in the mountains of Pennsylvania threescore years ago.

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Ultimately Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia would follow. MONDAY, MARCH 4, Fellow-Citizens of the United States: In compliance with a custom as old as the Government itself, I appear before you to address you briefly and to take in your presence the oath prescribed by the Constitution of the United States to be taken by the President before he enters on the execution of this office.".

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16th US President, Birthplace: Hardin County, KY Location of death: Washington, DC Cause of death: Assassination Remains: Buried, Oak Ridge Cemet. Sixteenth president of the United States of America, was born on Rock Spring farm, 3 miles from Hodgenville, in Hardin (now Larue) county, Kentucky, on the 12th of February Born: J AMES McCLURE, the founder of the family in Augusta county, was born in the north of Ireland aboutcame to America with his wife, Agnes, and five children, and settled in Long Meadow on Middle River of the Shenandoah, about five miles north of Fishersville.

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