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" The second day of July, 1776, will be the most memorable epoch in the history of America. I am apt to believe that it will be celebrated by succeeding generations as the great anniversary festival. It ought to be commemorated, as the day of deliverance,... "
The Works of Daniel Webster... - Page 148
by Daniel Webster - 1881
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Passionate Sage: The Character and Legacy of John Adams

Joseph J. Ellis - 2001 - 277 pages
...Generations, as the great anniversary Festival," and would be "solemnized with Pomp and Parade, with Shews, Games, Sports, Guns, Bells, Bonfires and Illuminations...this Continent to the other from this Time forward forever more."1 Characteristically, his prophetic powers had gotten the story correct with almost eerie...
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The World Turned Upside Down: The American Revolution

Center for Gifted Education - 2002 - 353 pages
...believe that it will be celebrated, by succeeding generations, as the great anniversary Festival. It ought to be commemorated, as the Day of Deliverance...this Continent to the other from this Time forward forever more. You will think me transported with Enthusiasm but I am not. I am well aware of the Toil...
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The War for American Independence: From 1760 to the Surrender at Yorktown in ...

Samuel B. Griffith - 2002 - 725 pages
...believe that it will be celebrated by succeeding generations as the great anniversary Festival. It ought to be commemorated, as the day of deliverance,...this continent to the other, from this time forward, forevermore.11 On July 4 the Declaration of Independence was adopted, authenticated, and ordered to...
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The Book of Abigail and John: Selected Letters of the Adams Family, 1762-1784

Abigail Adams, John Adams - 2002 - 411 pages
...believe that it will be celebrated, by succeeding Generations, as the great anniversary Festival. It ought to be commemorated, as the Day of Deliverance...ought to be solemnized with Pomp and Parade, with Shews, Games, Sports, Guns, Bells, Bonfires and Illuminations from one End of this Continent to the...
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Bootmaker to the Nation: The Story of the American Revolution

John Slade - 2002 - 721 pages
...the History of America. — I am apt to believe that it will be celebrated by succeeding Generations, as the Day of Deliverance by solemn Acts of Devotion...ought to be solemnized with Pomp and Parade, with Shews, Games, Sports, Guns, Bells, Bonfires, and Illuminations from one End of the Continent to the...
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America's First Dynasty: The Adamses, 1735-1918

Richard Brookhiser - 2002 - 256 pages
...as the great anniversary festival. ... It ought to be solemnized with pomp and parade, with shews, games, sports, guns, bells, bonfires and illuminations...this continent to the other, from this time forward forever more." "[Y]our letters," she answered, "never fail to give me pleasure, be the subject what...
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Abigail Adams: A Revolutionary Woman

Jacqueline Ching - 2002 - 112 pages
...Generations, as the great anniversary Festival.... It ought to be solemnized with Pomp and Parade, with Shews, Games, Sports, Guns, Bells, Bonfires and Illuminations...End of this Continent to the other from this Time l\ CO.VGRKSS. - — ,-_ -i*~ ,„—.—• *. • •. f*fc *— .i~,,-f-~ - ^t+ *+—t —...
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Rocket Mom!: 7 Strategies to Blast You Into Brilliance

Carolina Fernandez - 2003 - 200 pages
...believe that it will be celebrated by succeeding generations as the great anniversary Jestival. It ought to be commemorated as the day of deliverance,...this continent to the other, from this time forward far evermore." Always be party-ready. Keep ingredients on hand to make a cake or your favorite dessert....
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The American Founding and the Social Compact

Ronald J. Pestritto, Thomas G. West - 2003 - 283 pages
...believe that it will be celebrated by succeeding generations as the great anniversary festival. It ought to be commemorated, as the day of deliverance,...this continent to the other, from this time forward, forevermore.2 What Adams describes here is still recognizable in our Independence Day celebrations....
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The Wisdom of John Adams

John Adams - 2003 - 282 pages
...believe that it will be celebrated by succeeding generations as the great anniversary festival. It ought to be commemorated as the day of deliverance,...this continent to the other, from this time forward forevermore. You will think me transported with enthusiasm, but I am not. I am well aware of the toil...
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