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Speech of Hon. Wm. J. Bryan

of Nebraska, in the House of Representatives, Wednesday, August 16th, 1893

by William Jennings Bryan

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Published by Geo. R. Gray in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Silver question,
  • Sherman silver law, 1890,
  • Bimetallism,
  • Speeches in Congress,
  • Economic policy,
  • Banks and banking

  • Edition Notes

    Caption title: The gold and silver coinage of the Constitution.

    Other titlesGold and silver coinage of the Constitution
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress House
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG556 .B915
    The Physical Object
    Pagination29 pages ;
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26694743M
    OCLC/WorldCa13851636

    Bryan, William J. Imperialism. Being the Speech of Hon. William Jennings Bryan: In Response to the Committee Appointed to Notify Him of His Nomination to the Presidency of the United States, Delivered at Indianapolis, August 8th, (two copies; one in English and one in Czech). The credo of the Commoner by Bryan, William Jennings and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    Temperance Tribute to William Jennings Bryan, circa The temperance movement was a driving force behind the women's suffrage movement in the South and West. Temperance workers believed that greedy and selfish alcohol manufacturers were knowingly selling a dangerous product to the public and causing great social harm in the process. William Jennings Bryan is probably best remembered today for two rhetorical transactions: his The Cross of Gold acceptance speech, delivered at the Democratic national convention in Chicago, and his exchanges with Clarence Darrow in the Scopes Trial in Tennessee. But, as Donald Springen illustrates in this volume, Bryan's speaking brilliance went far beyond these two noted orations.

    The "Cross of Gold Speech" is William Jennings Bryan's most well-known political speech. Recorded in , the speech was originally delivered before the democratic convention in and highlights the politician's not only populist stance, but his strong position on the issue of the "Gold-Standard." In his strident attack on the concept that.   During his debate with Clarence Darrow in the Scopes trial, William Jennings Bryan prepared to present a speech that was never delivered. The statements below are excerpts from that speech recorded in the booklet, Bryan’s Last Speech (Oklahoma City: Sunlight, ).Background information is first given by Charles Darwin’s son and then material taken from Bryan’s speech.


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