Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities

Daniel Webster Learns a Lesson

Posted in Beinecke Library, Shirley Collection by beineckepoetry on July 3, 2008

Illustration from: From Farm Boy to Senator: Being the History of the Boyhood and Manhood of Daniel Webster By Horatio Alger, Jr., New York :J. S. Ogilvie & Company, [c1882]

“Is it a story?” — “No, Daniel; it is the Constitution of the United States.”

 

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