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  • 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. As permitted by the U.S. Constitution,
    12 KB (1,604 words) - 10:00, 13 February 2016
  • paperback version (1995). Google Books link I could as easily bail out the Potomac River with a teaspoon as attend to all the details of the army. Attributed
    16 KB (2,601 words) - 04:25, 17 January 2016
  • but in "imminent danger." Relying on our numbers, our forts, and the Potomac River, I am confident in the opposite opinion; and considering the stream
    6 KB (796 words) - 12:10, 4 November 2015
  • The grant was carved out of Virginia territory and extended from the Potomac River north to the fortieth parallel, including (but rather larger than) the
    34 KB (2,474 words) - 21:19, 22 September 2015
  • Johnson quote "If one morning I walked on top of the water across the Potomac River, the headline that afternoon would read: 'President Can't Swim.'" Being
    67 KB (9,458 words) - 02:14, 20 January 2016
  • your poor"; That's because it's in New York Bay. If she were in the Potomac River, Lady Liberty would read, "Give me your wealthy, your gifted, your privileged"
    5 KB (742 words) - 17:49, 24 October 2015
  • life of Abraham Lincoln. Beyond those monuments to heroism is the Potomac River, and on the far shore the sloping hills of Arlington National Cemetery
    122 KB (17,220 words) - 13:56, 13 February 2016
  • heirs the concession of a vast stretch of land to the north of the Potomac River, the future state of Maryland.  He died, however, on 15/25 April 1632
    9 KB (1,034 words) - 01:03, 1 September 2015
  • a failed takeoff attempt and struck the 14th Street Bridge over the Potomac River in Washington D.C., killing all but four passengers and one flight attendant
    194 KB (29,632 words) - 05:34, 4 February 2016
  • War poem "All Quiet Along the Potomac Tonight". All quiet along the Potomac to-night, No sound save the rush of the river, While soft falls the dew on
    1 KB (163 words) - 19:58, 18 February 2015
  • God lulled the waters to rest Of the fair rolling river. Paul Hamilton Hayne, Beyond the Potomac, reported in Hoyt's New Cyclopedia Of Practical Quotations
    19 KB (2,624 words) - 02:13, 4 June 2015
  • Army of the Shenandoah, you were the First Brigade! In the Army of the Potomac you were the First Brigade! In the Second Corps of this Army, you are the
    22 KB (3,101 words) - 11:12, 21 January 2016
  • Interviews (2004) by Leon Goldensohn and Robert Gellately. All quiet along the Potomac they say Except now and then a stray picket Is shot as he walks on his
    253 KB (37,769 words) - 02:08, 12 February 2016
  • 1863] Let us cross over the river... and rest under the shade of the trees. [at Fredericksburg, as the Army of the Potomac crosses the Rappahanock] In
    18 KB (2,934 words) - 19:30, 4 May 2015
  • this great campaign in the 'Good Fight of Liberty'. So the Army of the Potomac, often baffled, struck an immortal blow, and gave the right hand of heroic
    61 KB (8,093 words) - 17:36, 3 February 2016
  • at Washington could manage the social relations of the people from the Potomac to the Rio Grande. But the answer to Mayor Macbeth is that he and his companions
    101 KB (16,023 words) - 10:47, 10 February 2016
  • prefigured more horrors to come. At the end of the battle, the Army of the Potomac had 18,000 casualties, and it looked like another defeat in Virginia. But
    136 KB (18,094 words) - 10:19, 12 February 2016
  • commander of the Union Army of the Potomac. The U.S. attacks against high ground south of the Rappahannock River, strongly held by the Confederates,
    460 KB (59,151 words) - 10:00, 13 February 2016
  • Fremont; when he refused to remove the popular commander of the Army of the Potomac, in the days of its inaction and defeat, who was more zealous in his efforts
    210 KB (31,629 words) - 04:44, 9 February 2016
  • Army of Northern Virginia, Robert E. Lee commanding, slips across the Potomac to begin the invasion of the North. It is an army of 70,000 men. They move
    35 KB (5,543 words) - 04:28, 6 February 2016

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