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Three ghoulish tales of body snatchers, presidents and the Founders

This is from the National Constitution Center. 

I knew about the plot to snatch Lincoln’s body and I remember Paul Harveys Rest Of The Story program telling of the snatching of Congressman John Scott Harrison. 681 more words

Pastor Mike's Minute Message: A Lesson About Time By President Harrison

But when it pleased God…” (Galatians 1:15 NKJV)

William Henry Harrison has the shortest tenure among American presidents. Sworn into office on March 4, 1841, he died 32 days later.

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Pastor Mike's Minute Message

Spirit of Vincennes Rendevous 2012

Every Memorial Day Weekend in Vincennes, Indiana, a re-enactment and festival commemorating George Rogers Clark defeat of the British at Fort Sackville draws thousands from all over in period dress and with period wares.  152 more words


President Harrison: Chief Executive Short-Timer

I’ll keep it brief this evening, because the subject of  Today’s History Lesson is the briefest of its kind.

William Henry Harrison is best known as the President who served the shortest term.  249 more words

United States

Jefferson's Indian Treaties

American Minute By William J. Federer

President Thomas Jefferson, author of the phrase “Separation of Church and State,” asked Congress to ratify a treaty with the Kaskaskia Indians, which they did DECEMBER 3, 1803. 169 more words

News And Views

Clement King Harrison - my ancestor

Recently a group of about eight Harrison researchers contacted me and although it has been years since I’ve done any research on this particular branch of my family, I am… 679 more words