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Establishing Congress : the removal to Washington, D.C., and the election of 1800 / edited by Kenneth R. Bowling and Donald R. Kennon.

Publication:
Athens : Ohio University Press : Published for the United States Capitol Historical Society, c2005.
Series:
Perspectives on the history of Congress, 1789-1801
Format/Description:
Book
x, 225 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
United States -- Politics and government -- 1797-1801.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1789-1815.
United States. Congress -- History.
Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1800.
Political culture -- Washington (D.C.) -- History.
Federal government -- United States -- History.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1815-1861.
Washington (D.C.) -- Politics and government -- To 1878.
Washington (D.C.) -- Social life and customs.
Contents:
Fighting for control of the American dream : Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson, and the election of 1800 / Cal Jillson
The election of 1800 : the consequences of the first change in party control / John H. Aldrich
"To make hay while the sun shines" : D.C. governance as an episode in the Revolution of 1800 / William C. diGiacomantonio
"Then let us to the woods repair" : moving the federal government and its records to Washington in 1800 / Elaine C. Everly and Howard H. Wehmann
Jefferson, the concept of the modern capitol, and Republican nation-building / C.M. Harris
Federal patronage in the early republic : the role of women in Washington, D.C. / Catherine Allgor
Messing around : entertaining and accommodating Congress, 1800-1830 / Cynthia D. Earman
Redeeming a sacred pledge : the plans to bury George Washington in the nation's capital / Rubil Morales-Vázquez
Conclusion : the Federalist Congresses /Kenneth R. Bowling.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Bowling, Kenneth R.
Kennon, Donald R., 1948-
ISBN:
0821416197 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC:
60189625
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