Patriotism on Parade: The Story of Veterans' and Hereditary Organizations in America, 1783-1900

Patriotism on Parade: The Story of Veterans' and Hereditary Organizations in America, 1783-1900

by Wallace Evan Davies

Hardcover

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780674658004
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publication date: 01/28/1955
Series: Harvard Historical Studies Series , #66
Pages: 402
Product dimensions: 5.89(w) x 8.57(h) x 1.26(d)

Table of Contents

1. The Cincinnati Story

2. The Veterans Organize-and Their Relatives Too

3. Blue Blood Turns Red, White, and Blue

4. Recruits and Brass

5. The Patriotic Press

6. From Pink Teas to a Hot Time in the Old Town

7. The Veterans Discover the Welfare State

8. "The Only National Debt We Can Never Pay"

9. The Veterans in Politics

10. Patriotism in Practice

11. Division and Reunion

12. Judgments on Public Questions

13. Nationalism vs. Internationalism

14. Conclusion

Bibliographical Essay

Index

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