Autobiographical Notes for His Children

By: Brown, Judge Addison

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Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 193 pages. Judge Addison Brown (1830-1913). 'A few copies of this record privately printed.' Contents: Life in New York 1904-1905: The Home at 45 West 89th Street _ The Home at Cragsmoor, Ulster County, N.Y. _ The Family. Life in West Newbury, Mass. 1830-1846: Earliest Recollections _ Public School 1835 - 1843 _ Helping at Home 1943-1846 _ Summer School 1843 _ Evening Lectures 1844-1845 . First Navigation 1844-1846 _ Mesmerism Phrenology _ Philosophy _ Phonography _ Music _ Summary of Education _ Play and Exercise _ Father's Business Failure 1846 _ First Employment Outside of Family 1846 _ First Taste of Law not Palatable. Life in Bradford, Mass. 1846-1848: Meets Mary C. Barrett at Bradford Academy 1846 _ Preparation for College _ Amherst College 1848-1849. Harvard College 1849-1852: Sophomore Year 1849-1850 _ School teaching an unenjoyable experiment 1851 _ Junior and Senior years 1850-1852 _ Reflections on College Life _ Comments on Daniel Webster, Politics, and Civil War. Reason for Choosing Law as a Profession _ Fishing Voyage for Health 1852 _ Preparation for Law School 1852-1853 Harvard Law School 1853-1854 _ Reasons for Starting Law Practice in New York _ Arrival in New York 1854 _ First Marriage Jan 1, 1856 _ Dwelling Places in New York 1856-1913 _ Other Law Connections 1856-1864 _ Resigns from Brown Hall & Vanderpoel 1856 . Nelson Smith Esq 1856-1857 . Bogardus & Brown 1857-1864 _ Real Estate & Speculation _ Invests Money @ 7% for Others _ Bogardus Partnership Good - Pays off Debts _ Water Cures _ Horse & Buggy Drives 1861-1862. New York City: Botanical Garden _ Public Library _ Other Notable Structures _ Transportation _ Taxation. The Civil War: Background _ Generalship _ The Draft Riot 1863. The Nation: Colonial Expansion _ War with Spain _ National Statistics and Commerce _ Foreign Affairs. Domestic Affairs: Construction of the Federal Constitution _ The Negro Problem and Reconstruction _ The Tariff _ Banking and Currency. Editor's Addition _ Genealogy.

Title: Autobiographical Notes for His Children

Author Name: Brown, Judge Addison

Categories: Biography, Pre-Civil War, Biographies/Memoirs, Civil War to 1900,

Publisher: Boyce, VA, Carr Publishing Company: 1972

ISBN Number: B001KVHXJE

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket (as issued)

Size: 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall

lbs: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 109626

Keywords: Biography History::U.S.A.::Civil War to 1900 History::U.S.A.::Pre-Civil War New England::Biographies/Memoirs