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Our documents : 100 milestone documents from the National Archives

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Our documents : 100 milestone documents from the National Archives
Title
Our documents
Title remainder
100 milestone documents from the National Archives
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of one hundred documents that were important in the development of the United States from its founding to 1965, including the Declaration of Independence, Constitution, and lesser-known writings
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E173
LC item number
.U62 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/organizationName
United States
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Our documents : 100 milestone documents from the National Archives
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 244-253) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1776: Lee Resolution ; Declaration of Independence -- 1777: Articles of Confederation -- 1778: Treaty of Alliance with France -- 1782: Original design of the Great Seal of the United States -- 1783: Treaty of Paris -- 1787: Virginia Plan ; Northwest Ordinance ; Constitution of the United States -- 1787-1788: Federalist Papers, No. 10 & No. 51 -- 1789: President George Washington's First Inaugural Speech ; Federal Judiciary Act -- 1791: Bill of Rights -- 1794: Patent for Cotton Gin -- 1796: President George Washington's Farewell Address -- 1798: Alien and Sedition Acts -- 1803: Jefferson's Secret Message to Congress Regarding the Lewis and Clark Expedition ; Louisiana Purchase Treaty ; Marbury v. Madison -- 1814: Treaty of Ghent -- 1819: McCulloch v. Maryland -- 1820: Missouri Compromise -- 1823: Monroe Doctrine -- 1824 Gibbons v. Ogden -- 1830: President Andrew Jackson's message to congress "On Indian Removal" -- 1848: Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo -- 1850: Compromise of 1850 -- 1854: Kansas-Nebraska Act -- 1857: Scott v. Sandford -- 1861: Telegram announcing the surrender of Fort Sumter -- 1862: Homestead Act ; Pacific Railway Act ; Morrill Act -- 1863: Emancipation proclamation ; War Department General Order 143: Creation of the U.S. Colored Troops ; Gettysburg Address -- 1864: Wade-Davis Bill -- 1865: President Abraham Lincoln's Second Inaugural Address ; Articles of Agreement Relating to the Surrender of the Army of Northern Virginia ; Thirteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Abolition of Slavery -- 1868: Check for the purchase of Alaska ; Treaty of Fort Laramie ; Fourteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Civil Rights -- 1870: Fifteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Voting Rights -- 1872: Act establishing Yellowstone National Park -- 1879: Patent application for the light bulb -- 1882: Chinese Exclusion Act -- 1883: Pendleton Act -- 1887: Interstate Commerce Act ; Dawes Act -- 1890: Sherman Anti-Trust Act -- 1896: Plessy v. Ferguson --
  • 1898: De Lome Letter ; Joint Resolution to Provide for Annexing the Hawaiian Islands to the United States -- 1901: Platt Amendment -- 1905: Theodore Roosevelt's Corollary to the Monroe Doctrine -- 1913: Sixteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Federal Income Tax ; Seventeenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Direct Election of U.S. Senators -- 1916: Keating-Owen Child Labor Act -- Zimmermann Telegram ; Address to Congress Leading to a Declaration of War Against Germany -- 1918: President Woodrow Wilson's Fourteen Points -- 1920: Nineteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Women's Right to Vote -- 1928: Boulder Canyon Project Act -- 1933: Tennessee Valley Authority Act ; National Industrial Recovery Act -- 1935: National Labor Relations Act ; Social Security Act -- 1936: President Franklin Roosevelt's Speech in Defense of the Second New Deal -- 1941: The Four Freedoms: President Franklin Roosevelt's Speech in Defense of the Second New Deal ; Lend-Lease Act ; Executive Order 8802: Prohibition of Discrimination in the Defense Industry ; Address to Congress Leading to a Declaration of War Against Japan -- 1942: Executive Order 9066: Japanese Relocation Order -- 1944: General Dwight D. Eisenhower's Order of the Day ; Servicemen's Readjustment Act -- 1945: Manhattan Project Notebook ; Surrender of Germany ; United Nations Charter ; Surrender of Japan -- 1947: Truman Doctrine -- 1948: Marshall Plan ; Press Release Announcing U.S. Recognition of Israel ; Executive Order 9981: Desegregation of the Armed Forces -- 1953: Armistice agreement for the Restoration of the South Korean State -- 1954: Senate Resolution 301: Censure of Senator Joseph McCarthy ; Brown v. Board of Education -- 1956: national Interstate and Defense Highways Act -- 1957: Executive Order 10730: Desegregation of Central High School -- 1961 President Dwight . Eisenhower's Farewell Address ; President John F. Kennedy's Inaugural Address ; Executive Order 10924: Establishment of the Peace Corps -- 1962: John Glenn's Official Communication with the Command Center ; Aerial Photograph of Missiles in Cuba -- 1963: Test Ban Treaty ; Official Program for the March on Washington -- 1964: Civil Rights Act ; Tonkin Gulf Resolution -- 1965: Social Security Act Amendments ; Voting Rights Act -- Further reading
Control code
1044549
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780195172072
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003015080
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1044549
  • (OCoLC)52846518
Label
Our documents : 100 milestone documents from the National Archives
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 244-253) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1776: Lee Resolution ; Declaration of Independence -- 1777: Articles of Confederation -- 1778: Treaty of Alliance with France -- 1782: Original design of the Great Seal of the United States -- 1783: Treaty of Paris -- 1787: Virginia Plan ; Northwest Ordinance ; Constitution of the United States -- 1787-1788: Federalist Papers, No. 10 & No. 51 -- 1789: President George Washington's First Inaugural Speech ; Federal Judiciary Act -- 1791: Bill of Rights -- 1794: Patent for Cotton Gin -- 1796: President George Washington's Farewell Address -- 1798: Alien and Sedition Acts -- 1803: Jefferson's Secret Message to Congress Regarding the Lewis and Clark Expedition ; Louisiana Purchase Treaty ; Marbury v. Madison -- 1814: Treaty of Ghent -- 1819: McCulloch v. Maryland -- 1820: Missouri Compromise -- 1823: Monroe Doctrine -- 1824 Gibbons v. Ogden -- 1830: President Andrew Jackson's message to congress "On Indian Removal" -- 1848: Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo -- 1850: Compromise of 1850 -- 1854: Kansas-Nebraska Act -- 1857: Scott v. Sandford -- 1861: Telegram announcing the surrender of Fort Sumter -- 1862: Homestead Act ; Pacific Railway Act ; Morrill Act -- 1863: Emancipation proclamation ; War Department General Order 143: Creation of the U.S. Colored Troops ; Gettysburg Address -- 1864: Wade-Davis Bill -- 1865: President Abraham Lincoln's Second Inaugural Address ; Articles of Agreement Relating to the Surrender of the Army of Northern Virginia ; Thirteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Abolition of Slavery -- 1868: Check for the purchase of Alaska ; Treaty of Fort Laramie ; Fourteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Civil Rights -- 1870: Fifteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Voting Rights -- 1872: Act establishing Yellowstone National Park -- 1879: Patent application for the light bulb -- 1882: Chinese Exclusion Act -- 1883: Pendleton Act -- 1887: Interstate Commerce Act ; Dawes Act -- 1890: Sherman Anti-Trust Act -- 1896: Plessy v. Ferguson --
  • 1898: De Lome Letter ; Joint Resolution to Provide for Annexing the Hawaiian Islands to the United States -- 1901: Platt Amendment -- 1905: Theodore Roosevelt's Corollary to the Monroe Doctrine -- 1913: Sixteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Federal Income Tax ; Seventeenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Direct Election of U.S. Senators -- 1916: Keating-Owen Child Labor Act -- Zimmermann Telegram ; Address to Congress Leading to a Declaration of War Against Germany -- 1918: President Woodrow Wilson's Fourteen Points -- 1920: Nineteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Women's Right to Vote -- 1928: Boulder Canyon Project Act -- 1933: Tennessee Valley Authority Act ; National Industrial Recovery Act -- 1935: National Labor Relations Act ; Social Security Act -- 1936: President Franklin Roosevelt's Speech in Defense of the Second New Deal -- 1941: The Four Freedoms: President Franklin Roosevelt's Speech in Defense of the Second New Deal ; Lend-Lease Act ; Executive Order 8802: Prohibition of Discrimination in the Defense Industry ; Address to Congress Leading to a Declaration of War Against Japan -- 1942: Executive Order 9066: Japanese Relocation Order -- 1944: General Dwight D. Eisenhower's Order of the Day ; Servicemen's Readjustment Act -- 1945: Manhattan Project Notebook ; Surrender of Germany ; United Nations Charter ; Surrender of Japan -- 1947: Truman Doctrine -- 1948: Marshall Plan ; Press Release Announcing U.S. Recognition of Israel ; Executive Order 9981: Desegregation of the Armed Forces -- 1953: Armistice agreement for the Restoration of the South Korean State -- 1954: Senate Resolution 301: Censure of Senator Joseph McCarthy ; Brown v. Board of Education -- 1956: national Interstate and Defense Highways Act -- 1957: Executive Order 10730: Desegregation of Central High School -- 1961 President Dwight . Eisenhower's Farewell Address ; President John F. Kennedy's Inaugural Address ; Executive Order 10924: Establishment of the Peace Corps -- 1962: John Glenn's Official Communication with the Command Center ; Aerial Photograph of Missiles in Cuba -- 1963: Test Ban Treaty ; Official Program for the March on Washington -- 1964: Civil Rights Act ; Tonkin Gulf Resolution -- 1965: Social Security Act Amendments ; Voting Rights Act -- Further reading
Control code
1044549
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780195172072
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003015080
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1044549
  • (OCoLC)52846518

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