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Dominant Idea : Oration, Delivered Before the Society of California Pioneers, on the 32d Anniversary of the Admission of California, Sept., 9th, 1882 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Dominant Idea: Oration, Delivered Before the Society of California Pioneers, on the 32d Anniversary of the Admission of California, Sept., 9th, 1882 In accordance with the provisions Of the Constitution, the Society Of California Pioneers celebrated the Thirty-second Anniversary Of the Admission of California into the Union, on the above named date. The celebration, which took place at Laurel Grove, San Rafael, was largely attended by the members Of the Society and their friends. At half-past eleven, President washington bartlett called the Society to order from the stand which had been erected on the platform. After some appropriate remarks by President bartlett, a prayer was offered by the Chaplain, Rev. Albert williams; which was followed by a poem, written by Miss grace A. Welsh, and read by E. O. F. Hastings, Esq. An oration was delivered by alfred wheeler, esq. And was followed by a pastoral by Dr. Washington ayer. After which a benediction by the Chaplain. After the close Of the literaryr exercises the company indulged in a barbecue and in dancing. Everything passed off in the most satisfactory manner. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 2mm | 59g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243261500
  • 9780243261505