Samuel Adams

An Appeal To Honor The Non-Importation Agreements

Liberty Letters, Samuel Adams, January 8, 1770 To the Printers. The agreement of the Merchants of this distressed and insulted continent, to with hold importations from...

Resolutions of the House of Representatives of Massachusetts

Liberty Letters, Samuel Adams, Oct. 29, 1765 Whereas the just rights of his Majesty's subjects of this Province, derived to them from the British Constitution,...

Samuel Adams: Father of the Revolution

Liberty Letters with Steve Farrell As I have noted before, Samuel Adams was one of the first victims of the historical revisionism of that socialist...

Samuel Adams on the Cure to the Enemies Venom

Liberty Letters, Samuel Adams Letter to John Adams, March 9, 1779 Mr L will write you fully by this Opp,y. I take up my pen chiefly...

The Great End of Government

LIBERTY LETTERS, SAMUEL ADAMS, 1768 It is observable that though many have disregarded life, and contemned liberty, yet there are few men who do not...

Sam Adams: Right to Life, Liberty, Property Under God

LIBERTY LETTERS, SAMUEL ADAMS, 1772 Among the natural rights of the Colonists are these: First, a right to life; Secondly, to liberty; Thirdly, to property;...

Putting Down the Mob, Defending Law and Order

Liberty Letters, Samuel Adams, 1766 This Town has always been very careful during the late Times of Calamity to preserve as much as possible Good...

Nothing Can Deter Us From Asserting Our Rights: Sam Adams

Liberty Letters, Samuel Adams, 1766 The House have fully considered your Excellency's speech of the third instant, and beg leave to observe, that as on...

Sam Adams: On Just Opposition to Law

Liberty Letters Quote of the Day, Samuel Adams, 1766 An Opposition to an Act of Parliament merely from a regard to the Constitution cannot surely...

Samuel Adams On the Right to Trial By Jury

Liberty Letters Quote of the Day, Samuel Adams (1764) And it is also certain that this Law admits of our Properties being tried, in Controversies...

Samuel Adams: The Basis of Public Happiness

Liberty Letters, Samuel Adams, 1764 Being Members of the Legislative Body, you will have a special Regard to the Morals of this People, which are...

Sam Adams: Preserving Morals, Property & Right

Liberty Letters Quote of the Day, Samuel Adams As the Preservation of Morals as well as Property and Right, so much depends upon the impartial...

Sam Adams: Preserving Morals, Property & Right

Liberty Letters Quote of the Day, Samuel Adams As the Preservation of Morals as well as Property and Right, so much depends upon the impartial...

Samuel Adams: Regarding the Truest Friend of Liberty and Country

Liberty Letters Quote of the Day, Samuel Adams He therefore is the truest friend to the liberty of his country who tries most to promote...

Remonstration Against The Least Infringement of Our Rights

Liberty Letters, Samuel Adams, 1771 TO BENJAMIN FRANKLIN.1 June 29, 1771. SIR, Your letter of the 5th of February2 has been laid before the House: The contents are important...

Unbridled Executive Power: The Ruin of Free Constitutions

Liberty Letters Quote of the Day, Samuel Adams The charter of this province recognizes the natural Right of all men to dispose of their property:...

Samuel Adams: A Biographical Sketch, by Frank Moore

Americanist History SAMUEL ADAMS: A BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH, BY FRANK MOORE Source: American Eloquence: A Collection of Speeches and Addresses by the Most Eminent Orators of America,...

Sam Adams: Political Protestantism: The Next Honor of Heaven

Liberty Letters Quote of the Day, Samuel Adams Our forefathers through off the yoke of Popery in religion; for you is reserved the honor of...

Samuel Adams: If Ye Love Wealth Better Than Liberty

Liberty Letters, Samuel Adams If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of your servitude better than the animating conflict of freedom, go home...

Our Liberties Worth Defending At All Hazards: Samuel Adams

The liberties of our country, the freedom of our civil constitution are worth defending at all hazards; and it is our duty to defend them against all attacks.