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MEN OF OUR TIMES;

OR

LEADING PATRIOTS OF THE DAY.

BEING NARRATIVES OF THE LIVES AND DEEDS OF

Statesmen, Generals, and Orators.

INCLUDING

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES AND ANECDOTES

OF

LINCOLN, GRANT, GARRISON, SUMNER, CHASE, WILSON, GREELEY,
FARRAGUT, ANDREW, COLFAX, STANTON, DOUGLASS,
BUCKINGHAM, SHERMAN, SHERIDAN, HOW-

ARD, PHILLIPS AND BEECHER.

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BY

HARRIET BEECHER STOWE,

AUTHOR OF UNCLE TOM'S CABIN.

BEAUTIFULLY ILLUSTRATED

WITH EIGHTEEN STEEL PORTRAITS.

PUBLISHED BY SUBSCRIPTION ONLY.

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HARTFORD PUBLISHING CO., HARTFORD, CONN.
J. D. DENISON, NEW YORK ; J. A. STODDARD, CHICAGO, ILL.

1868.

Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1868, by

HARRIET BEECHER STOWE,

in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the District

of Connecticut.

Electrotyped by JOCKWOOD & MANDEVILLE,

HARTFORD, CONN.

DEDICATION.

To the young Mer of America,

THESE RECORDS

OF THEIR ELDER BRETHREN IN THE REPUBLIC,

ARE INSCRIBED

BY THE AUTHOR.

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