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" First in war, first in peace, first in the hearts of his countrymen," was originally used in the resolutions presented to Congress on the death of Washington, December, 1799. "
A History of the United States of America - Page 287
by Charles Augustus Goodrich - 1824 - 400 pages
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The Washingtoniana: containing a sketch of the life and death of the late ...

Francis Johnston, William Hamilton - Biography & Autobiography - 1802 - 411 pages
...military hat was a black cockade. There stood the father of his country, acknowledged by nations ' the first in war, first in peace, first in the hearts of his countrymen.' No marshals with gold-colored scarfs ; no cheering. The most profound stillness greeted him, as if...
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Essays and Miscellaneous Writings

Walter Nichols - 1826 - 179 pages
...eclat, which might have been expected would have attended the anniversary of the birth of him, who was first in war, first in peace, first in the hearts of his countrymen. It has arisen, we presume, from that distinguishing trait in the American character, a genuine republican...
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A History of the United States of America: On a Plan Adapted to the Capacity ...

Charles Augustus Goodrich - United States - 1828 - 316 pages
....' Does he claim to be emperor of the nation that has risen up under his auspices ? No—although " first in war — first in peace — first in the hearts...occupations of rural life, content with the honour of baring been instrumental in achieving the independence, and securing t he happiness of his country....
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Travels through North America, during the years 1825 and 1826, Volumes 1-2

Karl Bernard (Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach), Friends' Free Library, Germantown, provenance - United States - 1828 - 450 pages
...statue, the size of life of President WASHINGTON; on the pedestal is the following inscription : " First in war, first in peace, first in the hearts of his countrymen." • [The library of the American Philosophical Society is one of the most valuable collections in the...
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A Selection of Reading Lessons for Common Schools: Designed to be Used After ...

Levi Washburn Leonard - Readers - 1830 - 216 pages
...from the repose of his home, hasted, with filial reverence, to ask his mother's blessing. The hero, " First in war, first in peace, first in the hearts of his countrymen," came to lay his laurels at her feet who had first sown their seeds in his soul. This venerable woman...
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Hazard's Register of Pennsylvania, Volume 10

Pennsylvania - 1833
...upon your patience. Permit me only to mention a few. There was Washington, towering above the rest, " first in war, first in peace, first in the hearts of his country men. "t There was Lafayette, his adopted son, who has justly been named the hero of both worlds....
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A History of the United States of America: On a Plan Adapted to the Capacity ...

Charles Augustus Goodrich - United States - 1832 - 316 pages
...of the nation that has risen up under his auspices.' No— although " first in war— first in peaco —first in the hearts of his countrymen,"— he sublimely...honour of having been instrumental in achieving the indepe* dcnce, and securing the happiness of his country. There is no parallel in history to this !...
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A History of the United States of America: From the Discovery of the ...

Charles Augustus Goodrich - United States - 1833 - 540 pages
...Does he lay his hand upon our national treasury ? Does he claim to be emperor of the nation that had risen up under his auspices? No — although " first...peaceful occupations of rural life, content with the honor of having been instrumental in achieving the independence, and securing the happiness of his...
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A history of the United States of America: on a plan adapted to the capacity ...

Charles Augustus Goodrich - United States - 1833 - 352 pages
...nation that had risen up under his auspices ? No. Although " first in war, first in peace, first in tho hearts of his countrymen," — he sublimely retires...peaceful occupations of rural life, content with the honor of having been instrumental in achieving tho independence, and securing the happiness of his...
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A Subaltern's Furlough: Descriptive of Scenes In: the United ..., Volume 1

Edward Thomas Coke - Atlantic States - 1833 - 485 pages
...bond which cemented the colonies to the mother country. On the pedestal is the following inscription : "First in War, First in Peace, First in the hearts of his Countrymen." It is intended to fill a vacant niche behind the figure, which formerly contained the arms of England,...
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