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Cassius Marcellus Clay

H. Edward Richardson

Cassius Marcellus Clay

firebrand of freedom

by H. Edward Richardson

  • 42 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Kentucky in Lexington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kentucky,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Clay, Cassius Marcellus, 1810-1903 -- Juvenile literature,
    • Clay, Cassius Marcellus, 1810-1903,
    • Politicians -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Abolitionists -- Kentucky -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Statesmen,
    • Abolitionists,
    • Kentucky -- Biography

    • About the Edition

      A biography of an outspoken Kentuckian who distinguised himself as a soldier, statesman, and an abolitionist.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementH. Edward Richardson.
      SeriesThe Kentucky bicentennial bookshelf
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE415.9.C55 R47
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 153 p., [8] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages153
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5047320M
      ISBN 100813102057
      LC Control Number74007882
      OCLC/WorldCa2231613

      Leader, , p. 1 col. 3 “Dora Clay to Wed” According to gentleman who came to the city from Valley View, Dora Richardson Clay, the divorced “child wife” of Cassius Marcellus Clay” is to be married Friday at Pinkard, Woodford County, to Riley Brock, an employee in a saw mill at Valley en: Cassius Clay Brock, Launey Clay, Cassius Marcellus Clay.   Bowie knives owned or used by Cassius Marcellus Clay would also be of considerable interest. I have in my files a newspaper article published shortly before Clay's death, which seems intended to establish the provenance of a knife owned by someone who knew him.

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        The life of Cassius Marcellus Clay: memoirs, writings, and speeches, showing his conduct in the overthrow of American slavery, the salvation of the Union, and the restoration of the autonomy of the states Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Clay, Cassius Marcellus, Writings of Cassius Marcellus Clay. New York, Arno Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Cassius .


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Cassius Marcellus Clay has 25 books on Goodreads with 21 ratings. Cassius Marcellus Clay’s most popular book is The Writings Of Cassius Marcellus Clay, I. Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr. (/ ˈ k æ ʃ ə s /) was born on Janu in Louisville, had a sister and four brothers.

He was named after his father, Cassius Marcellus Clay Sr. (–), who himself was named in honor of the 19th-century Republican politician and staunch abolitionist Cassius Marcellus Clay, also from the state of : 5.

The most colorful member of Kentucky's most illustrious family, Cassius Marcellus Clay is a legendary figure in the Bluegrass. This lively biography records both the traditions surrounding Clay and the historical facts of his life, which are themselves the stuff of legend.

Although Clay was a dedicated emancipationist, his real interest lay in Cited by: 4. Cassius Marcellus Clay (/ ˈ k æ ʃ ə s ˌ m ɑːr ˈ s ɛ l ə s /; Octo – J ), nicknamed the "Lion of White Hall", was a Kentucky planter, politician, and emancipationist who worked for the abolition of freed the slaves that were handed down as his inheritance from his father.

Those freed slaves were allowed to stay and were paid a s/wars: Mexican–American War, American Civil War. Kentucky Lion: The True Story of Cassius Clay This is an amazing book about one man who would not give up his fight for something that he believed in, despite many things being thrown in his path.

Once you start reading it, you will not be able to put it down/5(14). Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Cassius Marcellus Clay books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. A biography of an outspoken Kentuckian who distinguised himself as a soldier, statesman, and an abolitionist.

To ask other readers questions about Cassius Marcellus Clay, please sign up. Be the first to ask a question about Cassius Marcellus Clay I received this book as a gift from the son of the /5. book. Cassius Marcellus Clay: Firebrand of Freedom (The Kentucky bicentennial bookshelf) Politics.

InandCassius Marcellus Clay was elected as a Whig to the Kentucky legislature, where he advocated a system of gradual emancipation, and secured the establishment of a public school system, and a much-needed reform in the jury.

Cassius Marcellus Clay, (born Oct. 19,Madison county, Ky., U.S.—died JWhitehall, Ky.), American antislavery leader who served the abolition movement in spite of his Southern background. Although he was the son of a slaveholder and a relative of the Kentucky senator Henry Clay, who—true to his byname (the Great Compromiser)—favoured only gradual emancipation.

Early Life. Ali was born on Januin Louisville, Kentucky. His birth name was Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr. At an early age, young Clay showed that he wasn't afraid of any bout — inside Born:   The original Cassius Marcellus Clay (), nicknamed Cash, was the son of Kentucky Revolutionary War veteran, politician and slave-owner General Green Clay.

While at Yale College, Cash heard Author: Arica L. Coleman. Muhammad Ali (born Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr. Janu – June 3, ) was an American boxer. Ali was born in Louisville, Kentucky. Muhammad Ali, original name Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr., (born JanuLouisville, Kentucky, U.S.—died June 3,Scottsdale, Arizona), American professional boxer and social activist.

Ali was the first fighter to win the world heavyweight championship on three separate occasions; he successfully defended this title 19 times.

Cassius marcellus clay, Scottsdale. likes. Athlete. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a ers:   Born Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr. in Januarythe future world boxing champion grew up in Louisville, Kentucky. Here, the young Clay is pictured.

Cassius Marcellus Clay (Novem – February 8, ) was an American painter and musician. He was the father of three-time World Heavyweight Champion Muhammad Ali and Rahman Ali, and the paternal grandfather of Laila married Odessa Lee O'Grady in and worked as a painter and a was described as "a handsome, mercurial, noisy, combative failed dreamer" and a Born: Cassius Marcellus Clay, Novem.

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Cassius Marcellus Coolidge He was born on Septem on a farm between the small towns of Antwerp and Philadelphia, New York. Called "Cash" by his friends, he was named after Cassius Marcellus Clay, the brother of the famous statesmen Henry Clay.

Cassius Marcellus Clay Sr. (–), American painter and musician, named after the abolitionist, father of the boxer Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr. or Muhammad Ali (–), American boxer This disambiguation page lists articles about people with the same name.

The most colorful member of Kentucky's most illustrious family, Cassius Marcellus Clay is a legendary figure in the Bluegrass. This lively biography records both the traditions surrounding Clay and the historical facts of his life, which are themselves the stuff of by: 4. The contents of the Library of Congress Daguerreotypes Collection are in the public domain and are free to use and reuse.

For information about reproducing, publishing, and citing material from this collection, as well as access to the original items, see: Daguerreotype Photograph Filing Series - Rights and Restrictions Information Credit Line: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs. Muhammad Ali (whose birth name was Cassius Clay) and Yale alumnus and noted abolitionist Cassius Clay, Yale Class of His new name, he noted, is “a free name” meaning “beloved of God.” The name Ali inherited from his father — Cassius Marcellus Clay — was in fact given to his dad in honor of Cassius M.

Clay, a fervent. A Man Seen But Once, a biography of Cassius Marcellus Clay, could actually be classified as a thirty-five year project since the author first began researching the emancipationist when working with former First Lady, Beula C. Nunn, on the restoration of Clay’s home, White Hall in Author: Betty Boles Ellison.