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New Hampshire: Judicial Review in the Rockingham County Inferior Court

Scott Douglas Gerber

in A Distinct Judicial Power: The Origins of an Independent Judiciary, 1606-1787

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199765874
eISBN:
9780199896875
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199765874.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Legal History

New Hampshire enjoys the distinction of being “first” in the utilization of three practices that have helped to shape the history of American constitutionalism. On January 5, 1776, New Hampshire ... More


Approaches

Ian K. Steele

in Betrayals: Fort William Henry and the "Massacre"

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195084269
eISBN:
9780199853977
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195084269.003.0011
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

The chapter opens with Swedish Professor Pehr Kalm exploring the wilderness between British and French America in 1749 which took him to Fort St. Frédéric which is a veritable fort whose offensive ... More


Focus on Subgroups of Northern New England

James N. Stanford

in New England English: Large-Scale Acoustic Sociophonetics and Dialectology

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190625658
eISBN:
9780190625689
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190625658.003.0009
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics, English Language

This is the second of two chapters (Chapters 8 and 9) that present the Dartmouth-based fieldwork results from northern New England. The present chapter “zooms in” for a close-up view on subregions ... More


Dean’s Demise and Taking on Bush

Daniel Kreiss

in Taking Our Country Back: The Crafting of Networked Politics from Howard Dean to Barack Obama

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199782536
eISBN:
9780199950614
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199782536.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter begins with Dean’s “Sleepless Summer Tour” and ends with Kerry’s defeat at the hands of George W. Bush. Dean’s eight-city tour drew tens of thousands to rallies, revealing the extent of ... More


Apprentice Lawyer and Politician

Gordon B. McKinney

in Henry W. Blair's Campaign to Reform America: From the Civil War to the U.S. Senate

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780813140872
eISBN:
9780813141367
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813140872.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Capitalizing on his reputation as a war hero, Blair established a lucrative business securing pensions for veterans and their dependents. He served three terms in the state legislature where he ... More


New Hampshire Politics

Gordon B. McKinney

in Henry W. Blair's Campaign to Reform America: From the Civil War to the U.S. Senate

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780813140872
eISBN:
9780813141367
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813140872.003.0011
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Blair's personal style of campaigning helped him win reelection to the United State Senate in 1885. Six years later, he was defeated in his attempt to win a third term by party leader William E. ... More


A Sense of Place

Gordon B. McKinney

in Henry W. Blair's Campaign to Reform America: From the Civil War to the U.S. Senate

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780813140872
eISBN:
9780813141367
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813140872.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Henry W. Blair based part of his program for reform upon his appreciation for the land and people of the White Mountain region of New Hampshire. He came to recognize that the southern Appalachian ... More


The Initiation of War and the New England Military System

Steven C. Eames

in Rustic Warriors: Warfare and the Provincial Soldier on the New England Frontier, 1689-1748

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814722701
eISBN:
9780814722718
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814722701.003.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter describes the coming of war to the frontier on two levels: the commencement of hostilities between governments or people and the actual intrusion of that war on the local level. The ... More


Recruiting: Gone for a Soldier

Steven C. Eames

in Rustic Warriors: Warfare and the Provincial Soldier on the New England Frontier, 1689-1748

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814722701
eISBN:
9780814722718
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814722701.003.0007
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter discusses the recruitment of provincial soldiers. The provincial governments of Massachusetts and New Hampshire employed both a carrot and a stick in their efforts to find soldiers for ... More


Captain Hodsdon’s Legal Entanglements

Eric M. Freedman

in Making Habeas Work: A Legal History

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781479870974
eISBN:
9781479802470
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479870974.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Illustrating the numerous legal restraints on power in the early national period, this chapter focuses on Captain Isaac Hodsdon of the United States Army, accused of wrongfully imprisoning men in ... More


Act II Man

Aram Goudsouzian

in The Men and the Moment: The Election of 1968 and the Rise of Partisan Politics in America

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781469651095
eISBN:
9781469651118
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469651095.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Chapter Three explores the quixotic campaign of Eugene McCarthy, with a particular focus on the first primary in New Hampshire, when he surprised the nation with a good showing, helping to drive out ... More


Epilogue

Douglas L. Winiarski

in Darkness Falls on the Land of Light: Experiencing Religious Awakenings in Eighteenth-Century New England

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781469628264
eISBN:
9781469628288
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469628264.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

The Epilogue examines the transformation of eighteenth-century New England Congregationalism through the religious experiences of four generations of the Lane family of Stratham, New Hampshire.


Colonel

Gordon B. McKinney

in Henry W. Blair's Campaign to Reform America: From the Civil War to the U.S. Senate

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780813140872
eISBN:
9780813141367
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813140872.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Henry W. Blair was an officer in the 15th New Hampshire Regiment of Volunteers. Despite poor health and incompetent upper-level leadership, Blair fought heroically in two engagements before the ... More


Fieldwork Results from Northeastern New England

James N. Stanford

in New England English: Large-Scale Acoustic Sociophonetics and Dialectology

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190625658
eISBN:
9780190625689
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190625658.003.0008
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics, English Language

This is the first of two chapters (Chapters 8 and 9) that present the Dartmouth-based fieldwork results from northern New England. Chapter 8 provides a graphical and statistical analysis of the ... More


Coda to First Section: Music (Music Publishing and the Hutchinsons' 1843 Hits)

Scott Gac

in Singing for Freedom: The Hutchinson Family Singers and the Nineteenth-Century Culture of Reform

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300111989
eISBN:
9780300138368
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300111989.003.0013
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter outlines how, through antislavery performances in Milford, Boston, and New York, the Hutchinson Family Singers' had turned into one of the most fashionable musical acts of the year. ... More


Early Years

Gordon B. McKinney

in Henry W. Blair's Campaign to Reform America: From the Civil War to the U.S. Senate

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780813140872
eISBN:
9780813141367
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813140872.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter describes the youth and early manhood of Henry W. Blair. Among the key episodes were the death of both his parents, the religious ideas of William Miller, and Blair's struggle for formal ... More


Has the vice presidential home state advantage ever decided an election?

Christopher J. Devine and Kyle C. Kopko

in The VP Advantage: How running mates influence home state voting in presidential elections

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781784993375
eISBN:
9781526109934
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784993375.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter reviews the historical record to determine whether such a decisive home state advantage has ever happened, and concludes that it has not. Even so, it is possible that a decisive ... More


Zen in a Crippled New Hampshire Mill Town

Dale Maharidge

in Someplace Like America: Tales from the New Great Depression

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520262478
eISBN:
9780520948792
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520262478.003.0026
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

The authors of this book and filmmaker Ron Wyman entered the town of Gorham in New Hampshire on a day when the snow was blinding white. The Cascade Flats mill, owned by Fraser Papers Inc., which ... More


Making Habeas Work: A Legal History

Eric M. Freedman

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781479870974
eISBN:
9781479802470
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479870974.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Habeas corpus, known as the Great Writ of Liberty, is a judicial order that requires government officials to produce a prisoner in court, persuade an independent judge of the correctness of their ... More


Second Chance

Gwen Terry

in Clark: The Autobiography of Clark Terry

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520268463
eISBN:
9780520949782
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520268463.003.0057
Subject:
Music, History, American

It was in December 1991 that Clark started to recover from his backache and got the news of his students in University of New Hampshire making it to the much-awaited cruise. Clark even got the offer ... More


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