Profiles of the time of James Monroe, 1758-1831
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Profiles of the time of James Monroe, 1758-1831 an exhibition commemorating the 200th anniversary of the birth of the fifth President of the United States, October 26-November 23, 1958. by Smithsonian Institution

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Published in Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Monroe, James, 1758-1831.,
  • Art, American -- Exhibitions.

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesIts Smithsonian publication 4348
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE372 .S56
The Physical Object
Pagination[32] p.
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5814282M
LC Control Number60060130

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Profiles of the time of James Monroe, Washington [] (OCoLC) Online version: Smithsonian Institution. Profiles of the time of James Monroe, Washington [] (OCoLC) Named Person: James Monroe; James Monroe: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Smithsonian. James Monroe (son of Spence Monroe and Elizabeth Jones) was born Ap in Monroe's Creek, Westmoreland County, Virginia, and died J in New York, NY. He married Elizabeth Kortright on Febru in Trinity Episcopal Church, New York, NY, daughter of Lawrence "Laurens" Kortright and Hannah s: Spence Monroe. James Monroe (Ap – July 4, ) was the fifth President of the United States (), and the fourth Virginian to hold the office. Monroe, a close ally of Thomas Jefferson, was a diplomat who supported the French Revolution. He played a leading role in the War of as secretary of war and secretary of state under James Madison. Elected in , his administration was Born: Ap () Westmoreland County.   James Monroe (), the fifth U.S. president, oversaw major westward expansion of the U.S. He also strengthened American foreign policy in with the Monroe Doctrine, a .

Years in office: – James Monroe (–) was the last of the Revolutionary patriots to become president. He had studied law under Thomas Jefferson, helped negotiate the Louisiana Purchase from France, and served as secretary of state and secretary of war under James Madison. James Monroe (Ap – July 4, ) was the fifth President of the United States (), and the fourth Virginian to hold the , a close ally of Thomas Jefferson, was a diplomat who supported the French Revolution. He played a leading role in the War of as secretary of war and secretary of state under James Madison. The writings of James Monroe, including a collection of his public and private papers and correspondence now for the first time printed by Monroe, James, ; Hamilton, Stanislaus Murray, , ed.   James Monroe was the first president I had limited knowledge about, except the Monroe Doctrine, so I was excited to read the Ammon biography. I was not let down, the last paragraph of your review of the book not only summarizes the book, but explains excellently what I look for in a biography.

James Monroe, (born Ap , Westmoreland county, Virginia [U.S.]—died July 4, , New York, New York, U.S.), fifth president of the United States (–25), who issued an important contribution to U.S. foreign policy in the Monroe Doctrine, a warning to European nations against intervening in the Western Hemisphere. Monroe, James, Calendar of the correspondence of James Monroe, prepared from the originals preserved in the Department of State. ([Washington, ]) (page images at HathiTrust) Monroe, James, An examination of the British doctrine which subjects to capture a neutral trade not open in time of peace. MONROE, James, (nephew of Joseph Jones and uncle of James Monroe [–]), a Delegate and a Senator from Virginia and 5th President of the United States; born in Westmoreland County, Va., Ap ; pursued classical studies; attended William and Mary College, Williamsburg, Va., in and left to enter the Continental Army in the Revolutionary War; appointed a lieutenant in the. A timeline covering the life of James Monroe, , April Born, Westmoreland County, Va. Entered College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Va. – Served in the Revolutionary War. Re-entered the College of William .