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John Tyler

By Mccauslen, William C.

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Book Id: WPLBN0000194475
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Title: John Tyler  
Author: Mccauslen, William C.
Language: English
Subject: Government publications, Legislation., Government Printing Office (U.S.)
Collections: Government Library Collection
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Publisher: Government Printing Office


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Excerpt: In 1898 the Joint Committee on the Library chose sculptor William United States to succeed to the presidency McCauslen to execute a likeness of John Tyler, following the upon the death of his predecessor. Tyler also served as both U.S. representative and recommendation of two of Tyler’s sons, Lyon Gardiner Tyler and U.S. senator from Virginia. Born in Charles Representative David Gardiner Tyler. In the spring of 1896, they City County, he was voted into the state had seen and admired a model for a bust of their father in legislature in 1811, at the age of 20, and was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1816. Tyler won the Virginia governorship in 1825 and then ran success-Collection had called for busts to be installed in the gallery-level niches fully for the U.S. Senate two years later. He opposed many of Andrew Jackson’s of the Senate Chamber, but by 1897 all of these spaces had been filled. policies and eventually aligned himself with On January 6, 1898, the Senate passed an amending resolution author- the Southern states’ rights wing of the new additional vice presidential busts for placement “in the Senate wing Whig Party. Tyler resigned from the Senate in 1836 in defiance of the Virginia legislature’s instructions that he vote to expunge acquired under this new legislation.

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