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Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Enhanced ReCast - HOTH05 - History of Tammany Hall series

Enhanced ReCast - HOTH05 - History of Tammany Hall seriesWe continue our audio book series with Gordon Comstock reading chapters 13, 14 and 15 of Gustavus Myer's History of Tammany Hall.

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Chapter Headings in this episode:

Chapter 13 - Tammany "Purified", 1837 - 1838

Chapter 14 - Whig Failure Restores Tammany to Power, 1838 - 1840

Chapter 15 - The Rise and Progress of the "Gangs", 1840 - 1846

Books/information mentioned in this episode:

Martin Van Buren

Colonel Alexander Ming, Jr.

Equal Rights Party and Col. Ming

Whig Party

Where to find the New-York Evening Post (1830s) in the United States

Isaac L. Varian

General Robert Swartwout

William H. Seward

Definition of "fortnight"

Definition of "grog"

Diebold voting machines

Voter fraud and illegal immigration

Definition of "suffrage"

William Leggett

Samuel Swartwout

Henry Ogden

Mordecai M. Noah

Where to find New York Weekly Herald (1840) in the United States

Native American Party

William Henry Harrison

Robert H. Morris

"Mike" Walsh

Gangs of New York, 2002

King Ahab and Naboth's vineyard

Roman Catholics in New York

Blue laws

James Harper

James K. Polk

Isaiah Rynders


Annexation of Texas

John Tyler

Other relevant information:

Online book - Advocating The Man by Joshua R. Greenburg


Differences between the Whig Party and Democratic-Republican Party (from voteview.com - read point #9)

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