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Portrait of former Speaker Joseph G. Cannon.

United States. Congress. House. Committee of Accounts

Portrait of former Speaker Joseph G. Cannon.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee of Accounts

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Portraits,
  • Art

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTo procure portrait of former Speaker Joseph G. Cannon
    SeriesH.rp.1240
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination1 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16126909M

    Common Name: Red OakBotanical Name: Quercus borealisCurrent Location: Capitol Square, d: Sponsor: Speaker Joseph G. Cannon (Ill.) Honoree Details Speaker of the House of Representatives Joseph Cannon served for 46 years as a republican representative from Illinois and was Speaker from to Take a look at the cartoon above from the Washington Star of Ma -- over a century Speaker back then was none less than Joseph G. Cannon (R-Ill.), venerable namesake of today's Cannon House Office Building in Washington, D.C. Cannon served as House Speaker for eight years from to , longer than anyone else up to that point.

      On the Lower East Side of New York, thousands of tenement dwellers, mostly immigrants and their families, filled the streets to peer up at the cloudy skies, while on the roof of the Waldorf-Astoria hotel uptown, Speaker of the House Joseph G. Cannon led two hundred tuxedoed guests attending the annual dinner of the National Association of /5(6). Joseph Gurney Cannon () was the American politician whose arbitrary, often dictatorial, methods as Speaker of the House gave rise to the term "Cannonism." Joseph Cannon was born in Guilford, N.C., on May 7, , of old English and Huguenot stock. .

    Start studying History Chapter 18 voc "people". Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Art by State: Illinois. Joseph G. Cannon, Speaker (by William T. Smedley) Portrait. House of Representatives Speaker’s Lobby. Henry T. Rainey, Speaker (by Howard C. Christy) portrait of the Honorable l. Mendel Rivers. Artist. National Statuary Hall and Capitol Visitor Center.


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Joseph G. Cannon, by William T. Smedley, The House of Representatives purchased this portrait of its former Speaker in Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives. A Record of the Testimonial Dinner To Honorable Joseph G.

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history, Joseph G. Cannon (). Portrait of Speaker Joseph Gurney Cannon, A commentator called Speaker Joseph Cannon’s portrait a “thoroughly attractive” work, combining good technique with a convincing likeness of the sitter. William T. Smedley, who studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts with Thomas Eakins, had a successful early career as an illustrator, which segued to portrait.

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Congression scholars regularly idenify Speaker Joseph G. Cannon as the personification of centralized authority and partisan strength in the United States Congress.

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This paper assesses. Speaker Joseph Gurney Cannon. ; Republican, Illinois “Uncle Joe” Cannon didn’t look like a statesman. He favored cheap felt hats and wrinkled suits that hung awkwardly from his bony frame. He was constantly sucking cigars, chewing tobacco, swigging.

Mary Wicoff. DANVILLE — Thanks to Speaker of the House Joseph G. Cannon, a stately federal building opened in Vermilion County in In appreciation, local historian Timothy O. Smith is on a mission to name the structure at N.

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Followers After Strange Gods (Classic Reprint) [Joseph G. Cannon] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Excerpt from Followers After Strange Gods By joseph G. Cannon, Former Speaker of the House of Representatives. Crusades for political regeneration come periodically.

Congression scholars regularly idenify Speaker Joseph G. Cannon as the personification of centralized authority and partisan strength in the United States Congress. Portraits of Cannon as a tyrant, however, are almost always based on anecdotal evidence and journalistic accounts.

-Joseph G. Cannon, Ma Throughout congressional history, few individuals have personified tight-fisted party control as convincingly as the thirty-ninth Speaker of the House, Joseph Gurney Cannon.

First elected to the Speakership in the 58th Congress, an. Followers After Strange Gods (Classic Reprint) by Joseph G Cannon,available at Book Depository with free delivery g: Speaker.

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Cannon, Former Speaker of the House of Representatives. Crusades for political r. Full text of "Compilation of works of art in the United States Capitol" Iowa: Speaker, Fifty-sixth and Fifty-seventh Congresses. Portrait by Freeman Thorp. Joseph G. Cannon, Illinois: Speaker, Fifty-eighth, Fifty-ninth, Sixtieth, and Sixty-first Congresses.

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The speaker of the United States House of Representatives is the presiding officer of the United States House of office was established in by Article I, Section 2 of the U.S.

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DANVILLE, Ill., April -- Representative Joseph G. Cannon, former Speaker of the House, when told of the death of former Senator Aldrich, said: View Full Article in Timesmachine».Dust Jacket Included. early reprint. intro by Joseph G. Cannon. owner's info 1/2 title page.

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Book. Seller Inventory # As Joseph G. Cannon, former speaker of the House of Representatives, declared: "By descent, I am one-fourth German, one-fourth Irish, one-fourth English and another quarter French.