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Clarence B. Carson

Of Rights and Responsibilities, by Clarence Carson


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Posts Tagged ‘american history’

Ulysses S. Grant born April 27, 1822

Ulysses S. Grant born April 27, 1822

American Minute with Bill Federer       Born APRIL 27, 1822, into a Methodist family in Ohio, he was nominated at age 17 for a position at West Point by Congressman Thomas Hamer, who mistakenly added the middle initial 'S' to his name. At West Point, Ulysses S. Grant set an equestrian high-jump record that lasted for nearly 25 [...]

The Virginia Bill for Religious Liberty

The Virginia Bill for Religious Liberty

Jefferson American Minute with Bill Federer     Thomas Jefferson wrote in his Autobiography, 1821: "The first settlers of Virginia were Englishmen, loyal subjects to their King and Church, and the grant to Sir Walter Raleigh contained an express proviso that their laws 'should not be against the true Christian faith, now professed in [...]

U.S. Senate Chaplain – a brief history

U.S. Senate Chaplain – a brief history

American Minute with Bill Federer     U.S. Senate Chaplain Barry C. Black was elected in 2003. Posted on the official U.S. Senate website is: "Chaplain's Office - Throughout the years, the United States Senate has honored the historic separation of Church and State, but not the separation of God and State. "The first Senate, meeting in [...]

The Library of Congress

The Library of Congress

American Minute with Bill Federer The LIBRARY OF CONGRESS is the largest library in the world with over 118 million items on more than 500 miles of shelves. It began APRIL 24, 1800, during President John Adams' administration, with a $5,000 grant from Congress. Originally located inside the Capitol Building, its purpose was to help legislators [...]

Samuel Clemens became Mark Twain

Samuel Clemens became Mark Twain

American Minute with Bill Federer "Mark Twain," a river measurement meaning 12-feet-deep, was the pen name of Samuel Langhorne Clemens, who died APRIL 21, 1910. Growing up on the Mississippi, Clemens left school at age 12 when his father died. He became a printer's apprentice, then piloted steamboats till the War between the States suspended [...]

David Brainerd born April 20, 1718

David Brainerd born April 20, 1718

American Minute with Bill Federer NEW! View the American Minute for: American Minute for April 20th: Download MP3 View in Spanish     Born in Haddam, Connecticut, APRIL 20, 1718, his parents died while he was a young teenager. He attempted farming, but on July 12, 1739, he had an experience with God of 'unspeakable [...]

“Patriots’ Day” – April 19th

“Patriots’ Day” – April 19th

American Minute with Bill Federer     The sun never set on the British Empire. It was the largest empire in world history. Out of nearly 200 countries in the world, only 22 were never controlled or invaded by Britain. In April of 1775, Britain prepared to send government troops on a preemptive raid to seize guns from American patriots [...]

William Brewster died April 18, 1644

William Brewster died April 18, 1644

William Brewster American Minute with Bill Federer     William Brewster is portrayed in U.S. Capitol Rotunda holding an open Bible, in the painting "Embarkation of the Pilgrims." He is also portrayed in the Rotunda giving thanks to God in the "Frieze of American History" depiction of "The Landing of the Pilgrims." William [...]

Ben Franklin – an American Icon

Ben Franklin – an American Icon

American Minute with Bill Federer     On APRIL 17, 1790, the son of a poor candle-maker died. The 15th of 17 children, he apprenticed as a printer and published a popular almanac. He retired at age 42, then taught himself five languages, invented the rocking chair, a stove, bifocal glasses, and the lighting rod, which earned him [...]

One Frenchman’s Observations on America

One Frenchman’s Observations on America

American Minute with Bill Federer     On APRIL 16, 1859, French historian Alexis de Tocqueville died. After nine months of traveling the United States, he wrote Democracy in America in 1835, which has been described as "the most comprehensive...analysis of character and society in America ever written." Alexis de Tocqueville [...]

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