Obsequies of Dr. Elisha K. Kane

Obsequies of Dr. Elisha K. Kane

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1857 edition. Excerpt: ...added to the committee. The following gentlemen compose the committee: Hon. JOSHUA VANSANT, JNO. DUKEHART, Hon. JOHN P. KENNEDY, HUGH A. COOPER, JAMES M. ANDERSON, THOMAS TRIMBLE, JAMES MURRAY, WILLIAM H. KEIGHLER, JNO. ROGERS, WENDELL BOLLMAN, WILLIAM H. YOUNG, T. M. CONRADT, ADAM DENMEAD, SAMUEL SANDS, REVERDY JOHNSON, CAMPBELL MORFIT, JOHNS HOPKINS, HUGH BOLTON, J. CRAWFORD NEILSON, LAWRENCE SANGSTON, SAMUEL H1NDES, GEORGE W. ANDREWS, GEORGE A. DAVIS, ROBERT LESLIE, D. L. BARTLETT. Upon the motion of John Dukehart, Esq., the meeting then adjourned. The City authorities of Baltimore took active measures to do honor to Dr. Kane, and to share in the public demonstrations. And during the whole progress of the remains through the Great Valley of the Mississippi, the Ohio, and of Virginia; and wherever it was expected they would be taken, there was a generous rivalry in efforts to express public and private regret for the loss of such a man. On the morning of Wednesday, the 11th, the remains of Dr. Kane were, with great solemnity, removed from the Hall of the Maryland Institute, and conveyed with becoming accompanyment to the depot of the Baltimore and Philadelphia Railroad, under the immediate direction of the following named gentlemen: Hon. JOSHUA VANSANT, JOHN DUKEHART, HUGH A. COOPER, THOMAS TRIMBLE, JOHN RODGEBS. With them was the delegation from the Philadelphia Joint Committee of Arrangements. At Elkton, Md., a Committee from the Masonic Order, and the citizens of Wilmington, Del., were introduced to the delegation. This Committee consisted of the following named persons: Capt. GEORGE N. HOLLINS, CHRISTIAN RAITOH, WILLIAM JORDAN, D. W. BABE, CHARLES STEWARD, Dr. J. WHITE, J. S. VALENTINE, Dr. JOHN SIMMS. At Wilmington, Del., and at Chester, ..show more

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  • Paperback | 26 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 1mm | 68g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236654579
  • 9781236654571