By Robert J. Allison

ISBN-10: 0787614815

ISBN-13: 9780787614812

A part of a chain offering particular info at the eras of pre-twentieth century the US, this quantity comprises articles overlaying headlines and headline makers, awards, achievements and different enlightening and enjoyable evidence at the improvement of america.

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On his return to Boston in 1787, Bulfinch executed his first design, the Hollis Street Church. This project was followed by designs for many other private and public buildings, including the Connecticut State House (1793-1796) and the Federal Street Theater (1793-1794) in Boston. Through such designs he helped to establish the dominance of federal-style architecture in New England. Amateur to Professional. American architects of this period were either gentlemen amateurs, for whom architecture was a hobby, or builders, for whom design was a secondary aspect of construction.

Novelist and abolitionist William Wells Brown is born into slavery on a plantation near Lexington, Kentucky. AMERICAN ERAS: 1783-1815 IMPORTANT EVENTS OF 1787-1815 30 Mar. Novelist Ann Sophia Stephens Is born in Humphreysville, Connecticut. 28 Aug. Poet Jones Very is born in Salem, Massachusetts. Literature William Durilap, A Narrative of the Events Which Followed Bonaparte's Campaign in Russia; William Wirt and others, The Old Bachelor. , A Musical Primer; Uri K. Hill, The Handelian Repository; Andrew Law, Essays on Music; Francis Scott Key, "The Star-Spangled Banner" (set to John Stafford Smith's "To Anacreon in Heaven"); Raynor Taylor^ TheAethiop (occasional music).

Music John Antes, String Trios, Opus 3; Samuel Holyoke, Washington; Daniel Read, An Introduction to Psalmody. • Peter Markoe publishes his comic opera The Reconciliation. S. copyright law. 10 July The House of Representatives votes to locate the nation's capital on the Potomac River. 6 Dec. The nation's capital moves temporarily to Philadelphia. Literature Jeremy Belknap, The History of New-Hampshire. , The Beauties of Poetry, British and American; Benjamin Young Prime, Columbia's Glory, or British Pride Humbled: A Poem on the American Revolution; Susanna Rowson, Charlotte, A Tale of Truth.

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