Monday, January 10, 2011

Daniel Webster


Cousin of Noah Webster whose picture I came across while reading a biography of Andrew Jackson. This Webster was a Whig, an opponent of Jackson, a pro Bank, pro shipping, conservative and avowed elitist.

2 comments:

Albin Julek said...

a friend of the devil is a friend of mine

D. Christie said...

Nice reference to the Stephen Vincent Benet short story!