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    only solution, was confronting the source (Ketchum 1). His plan required him supplies, so he travelled to Williamsburg, Virginia, where he met with Governor Patrick Henry to discuss his intentions (Davis 93). Clark’s plot was to stop the threat of the Indians in the West (“Patrick Henry in Council to George Rogers Clark”). Governor Henry approved of the plan, but did not inform the majority of the Assembly in order to maintain secrecy. Clark’s payment upon completion of the campaign would be lands

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    Federalists lived in the metropolitan areas. The Federalists wanted the government to help regulate the economy because the majority of them dominate big business and arts. They supported the central banking and central financial policies. Alexander Hamilton, George Washington, John Jay, and John Adams were some of the federalists on those days (Diffen, n.d), www.diffen.com/difference/Anti-Federalist-vs-Federalist). Anti- Federalists were the opponents of the U.S. Constitution. They opposed in establishing

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    changes in politics: voting rights for all white males, huge increase in number of elected offices in US, and practice of giving public offices and contracts to political supporters. The Whig Party rose to oppose Jacksonian politics. This was led by Henry Clay and Daniel Webster. The party was supported by eastern bankers, merchants, industrialists, and the owners of large southern plantations. The tensions over slavery fragmented both parties in the 1850s. The Democrats split into 2 major groups, the

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    One of the signers of the Constitution representing the New York colony, Alexander Hamilton, was a “Political Scientist, Government Official, Journalist, Military Leader, Economist, Lawyer” (biography.com), and clerk. He had a very important role in writing and ratifying the Constitution. In 1524, Giovanni Da Verrazano, an Italian navigator, discovered the New York bay while sailing to France. Then, in 1609, Henry Hudson discovered the Hudson river in his ship the Half Moon, but later that year,

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    In the early stages of our country, Alexander Hamilton played a key role in developing a unified government which portrayed the early republican conservative values. He aspired to abolish slavery in support of human freedoms, as did many of his colleagues. However his ideas regarding the new government did not gain their full support. Hamilton was not unknown for his political theories; he was a practical man who was able to articulate his ideas into practice. Alexander Hamilton’s ideas of government

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    Bethany Hamilton is a surfer, who has been through many ups and downs throughout her life. One big obstacle in her life was surviving a major shark attack in 2003. Her arm was bitten off almost all the way to the armpit. Although she had the support of all her friends and family, it was still hard for her. As time went on, she got accustomed to her new life. Bethany became a huge sensation and wrote many books, got many awards, and even had a movie made about her. Despite Bethany Hamilton’s hardship

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    banking system. At the same time, Alexander Hamilton was beginning to become one of the most impactful founding fathers of the United States. Being the ambitious man he was, he wrote to the country’s Superintendent of Finance, Robert Morris, stressing the importance of a national bank. According to The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, Hamilton wrote, “Most commercial nations have found it necessary

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    Anti Federalist Papers

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    “The Federalist Papers” were a series of 85 articles from 1787-1788. James Madison, James Jay and Alexander Hamilton are the authors and the three of them wrote about how the new government will work and why the idea of a new government would be beneficial to the United States. The authors signed the articles under the name “Publius” in honor of the Roman aristocrat Publius Valerius Publicola because they hoped the he would be credited in the founding of the American Republic. One of the articles’

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    government was in debt from the war and they decided that taxing whiskey would slowly start eating away at Americas debt. George Washington was in his second year of presidency during 1791 although he wasn't the mastermind behind the whisky tax. Alexander Hamilton was the man behind this idea because he realized that Americans needed to do something to get out of their nearly eighty million dollars in debt they had accumulated from the war. The law had created a lot of controversy throughout the country because

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    There are various examples of food being significant to the personal, cultural, and political aspects throughout the film, Fried Green Tomatoes. The time span of the film is from the 1920’s to the 1980’s, although most of the political and cultural issues are prevalent in the flashbacks (1920’s-1960’s). During the time period of the flashbacks there are serious racial issues, acts of horizontal violence towards African Americans by the Ku Klux Klan, as well as marital abuse issues between Ruth Bennet

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    The Duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr and Washington’s Farewell Address were integral events in the founding of America. One event brought about the end of an influential Founding Father’s life and the others career, and the other announced the end of the Father’s career. The “end” of these three men impacted how historians, students, and Americans view them today. Hamilton dies as a martyr, Burr lives as a traitor, Washington retires as a figurehead. The chapters in Founding Brothers

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    For this paper I am going to rhetorically analyze the song “The World Was Wide Enough.” This song comes from the musical Hamilton: An American Musical, which is about The Founding Father Alexander Hamilton. I chose the song “The World Was Wide Enough” because it talks about the Duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, which is the political figure I wrote my political paper on. I will explain each of the ten things they want us to know and then I will talk about the ethos, pathos and logos

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    The Duel On July 11, 1804, the most famous duel in American history occurred between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, the Vice President of the United States at the time. Hamilton and Burr shot at each other on the plains in Weehawken, NJ. Hamilton was wounded, and died the next day. Burr was unharmed but could never recover his political reputation. I think the reason “The Duel” was used as the first chapter was to catch the readers attention and introduce the themes of the book.

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    “I think the first duty of society is justice.” -Alexander Hamilton (Brainy quotes.com) . Alexander was not only a brave man he was loyal and smart. He was in the army during the American Revolution. He wrote papers for the press. Alex was always a smart kid he was a good reader and a good at math when he was young he worked as a merchant. The first paragraph in this essay will show how Alexander showed intellect. ALexander Hamilton showed intellect from a very young age to the day he died at

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    Democrats Vs Federalists

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    Hamilton, in the way he shaped the government, is considered rather shady, for lack of a better word; he took any methods to get what needed to be done, done. This was what typically led to the Jeffersonians’ attacks on him: not only were his actions, at

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    Hamilton: An American Musical and 1776 both cover identical time periods but with varying zeal. Each show has been met with positive reviews, and both contain their fair share of historical inaccuracies. Both are immensely worthy and beautiful pieces of art. Hamilton: An American Musical and 1776 are both critically acclaimed musicals; however, despite covering the same historical period, they do so with differences. To begin, Hamilton and 1776 each contain a handful of historical inaccuracies

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    The election of 1800 was considered to be a turning point of the fate of the United States; therefore, it is often considered as the ‘Revolution of 1800.’ The rivalry for the leadership position of the United States was particularly very heated. Between Federalist John Adams and Republican Thomas Jefferson, to both Republican candidates of Thomas Jefferson and Aaron Burr; each candidate viciously fought for the right to claim the title. In the United States prior to the election of 1800, George

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    The American nation as forewarned by President Washington was not destined to have two fraction but with the two paths coming about it was inevitable and their came Alexander’s Hamilton who represented the Federalists and Thomas Jefferson leading the Democratic-republicans. The Federalists were mostly bankers, merchants, manufacturers, and bankers; they were well educated and were from the New England and part of the coast. The republican were uneducated and mostly shopkeepers, artisan, backcountry

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    Thomas Jefferson and James Madison, who thought that the national government should be restricted to the powers given to them in the Constitution. However Alexander Hamilton and the people who followed him thought that there was a better way of reading the Constitution which was classified as loose reading, especially of the elastic clause which grants congress power. “To make all laws which shall be necessary and proper

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    Alexander Hamilton was in charge of fixing the finances of the nation. The main issue was the huge debt the United States had after the Revolution that just kept building up. Hamilton proposed an excise tax. He wanted to tax the production sale or consumption of a commodity on distilled whiskey production in the United States. This was to help establish the authority of the government, to levy internal taxes on its citizens. Another proposition he had, was to form a national bank; which would be

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