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Marcus Alonzo Hanna

His Life And Work

by Herbert Croly

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages536
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10572980M
ISBN 100548284466
ISBN 109780548284469
OCLC/WorldCa166369238

Suddenly there he was. Hanna hired detectives to find legislators who had gone into hiding and were believed to be Foraker supporters, and saw to it they supported Sherman. Morgan and turned his full attention to philanthropy. Hanna had taken a yachting vacation in early July before beginning general election work; with a wave of popular support for Bryan, Hanna wrote "The Chicago convention has changed everything" and returned to his labors.

John Shermanwho garnered only minimal support at a convention dominated by forces loyal to James G. The handover of the project between the French and the US was uneventful: In the morning of May 4,and to the Panamanians, who adored ceremony and celebration, who remembered Cathedral Plaza festooned with palm branches and French flags, who remembered parades and banquets and Ferdinand de Lesseps prancing on horseback, it was a terrible disappointment and most unbecoming to the occasion. Bryan talked incessantly about raising food prices to help impoverished farmers. With McKinley's candidacy needing little of his attention, Hanna spent much of his time working to secure Sherman's re-election by the Ohio Legislature senators were elected by state legislatures until the ratification of the 17th Amendment in by raising funds to gain the election of Republican candidates. When the rebellion in Cuba reached a crisis point inHanna, like McKinley and other Republicanswas reluctant to involve the United States in Cuban affairs, fearing that hostilities would disrupt business. But had he and his technical advisers decided to make it a lock canal even as late as

Garfield, who ran a front porch campaignoften had to entertain politicians and others who came to meet him at his home in Mentor. Even more urged him to take the country off the gold standard and tie the money supply to silver, a cheaper, more plentiful precious metal. With the equipment then available, even a lock canal of modest dimensions would have been an enormously difficult and costly task. The appointment was most likely at the recommendation of Senator Sherman. Hanna was instrumental in keeping enough Republican support to secure victory by Sherman in the Republican caucus, assuring his election by the legislature.


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Oh, they had divisions over the currency issue, too. During the time the Perry Light Infantry was in service, it saw brief combat action as Confederate General Jubal Early feigned an attack on Washington. Traditional manufacturing jobs are disappearing.

Conventional wisdom shifted almost overnight. The effort failed; another Republican, Thomas B. Like most conflicts, the Spanish-American War initiated an upsurge of popular support for the president, and, in fact, it proved to be good for business, contributing to the sense that Republicans were indeed the party of prosperity.

In Columbus the next day, Bryan spoke to more than 50, people at the Statehouse. Hanna established the Union National Bank inand helped create Little Consolidated, a company that specialized in street railway transportation. It was not, however, untilwhen he personally managed the canvass that resulted in securing the Republican presidential nomination for William McKinley at the St.

The nickname remained with Hanna throughout the remainder of his career.

Marcus A. Hanna

There was no grand funeral procession; there were no crowds at the graveside services, only the family, a representative of the Societe de Geographic, one very old boyhood friend, and the directors of the Suez Canal Company. His parents were members of the Society of Friends, and Hanna adopted their religious beliefs, as well as their hatred of slavery.

In he entered into partnership with his father-in-law, Daniel P. The adoption of the plank caused some Republicans, mostly from the West, to walk out of the convention. Hanna, a delegate from Ohio, promoted McKinley to delegates.

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McKinley beat Bryan by a wider margin than he had in As they left, Hanna stood on a chair, shouting "Go! People who could ill afford to lose anything had lost everything.

Despite the poor economic times in Ohio, he remained popular and spoke across much of the nation for Republican candidates. It affected the lives of tens of thousands of people at every level of society and of virtually every race and nationality.

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In a chapter from her long-awaited new book, In the Days of McKinley, Pulitzer prize-winner Margaret Leech tells how McKinley and his famous manager, Marcus Alonzo Hanna, conducted and won a campaign in which the candidate never left home.

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This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pagesReviews: 1. Marcus Alonzo Hanna. Senator from Ohio, kingmaker. Birthplace: Lisbon, OH Location of death: Washington, DC Cause of death: unspecified Remains: Buried, Lake View Cemetery.

American politician, born at New Lisbon (now Lisbon) Columbiana county, Ohio, on the 24th of September In he removed with his father to Cleveland, where the latter Born: Sep 24,