Samuel Adams

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...