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Nathan Hale, 1776

biography and memorials

by Henry Phelps Johnston

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Published by [The De Vinne Press] in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hale, Nathan, 1755-1776

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Henry Phelps Johnston
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE279 .H177
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 208 p.
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24186492M
    LC Control Number01025818
    OCLC/WorldCa3139405

      Nathan Hale book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A biography telling the life story of Revolutionary War hero and spy Nat /5. Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library. Return to Main Site: Library Catalogs & Databases. [Letter: Benjamin Tallmadge to Nathan Hale, New London] From: Nathan Hale collection. WORLD YALE BRBL. Click on image or caption above to see image in the zoom viewer. Hale, Nathan, Language: English. Date: May 5: Subject: Hale.

    In , Nathan Hale was hanged from the gallows for allegedly spying on the British. History writes that in his last dying speech, he professed the words, “I only regret that I have one life to.   Nathan Hale was cut out to be a military man. Five of his brothers fought at the battles of Lexington and Concord.. Young Nathan soon joined them. Having graduated with honors from Yale university at the tender age of 18, he was given the rank of .

    Nathan Hale, a martyr soldier of the American Revolution, was born in Coventry, Conn., June 6, When but little more than twenty-one years old he was hanged, by order of General William Howe, as a spy, in the city of New York, on Septem   The execution of Continental Army soldier and spy Nathan Hale, Ed Vebell/Getty Images In the annals of the Revolutionary War, there are two instances in which high-profile spies were.


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Nathan Hale was an American soldier during the Revolutionary War and was hanged by the British for espionage Nathan Hale Born: Nathan Hale, ; Biography and Memorials [Henry Phelps Johnston] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

This work was reproduced from the original artifact. Nathan Hale was a lieutenant in the Continental Army. In his early twenties, Hale had worked as a schoolteacher before the Revolution. In late September he volunteered to cross the British lines and travel to Long Island in order to gather intelligence.

Unfortunately, his mission was soon discovered and he was captured by the British. Excerpt from Nathan Hale, Biography and Memorials Regarding his previous career there would be Nathan Hale more to say of him under ordinary circum stances that could not be said of many other young men of his day, and which is usually left unsaid.

History, however, reserves the shining examples to herself, and frequently makes 1776 book heroic Author: Henry Phelps Johnston. Revolutionary War Captain, Spy. Captured by British troops and executed 2 days later.

Nathan Hale was born in Coventry, Connecticut, on June 6, When little more than twenty-one years old, he was hanged by order of General William Howe, as a spy in the City of New York on Septem Nathan Hale's father Cenotaph: Nathan Hale Cemetery, Coventry, Tolland.

Genre/Form: Annotations (Provenance) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Johnston, Henry Phelps, Nathan Hale, New Haven, Yale University. Nathan Hale, New York [The De Vinne Press] (OCoLC) Named Person: Nathan Hale; Nathan Hale: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors /.

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Nathan Hale (June 6, – Septem ) was a soldier in the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary volunteered for a spying mission in New York City, but was captured by the British and is probably best remembered for possibly saying before being hanged: "I only regret that I have but one life to give for my country."Alma mater: Yale College.

Nathan Hale () Nathan Hale was a Connecticut patriot and spy during the Revolutionary in Coventry inHale attended Yale College before becoming a schoolteacher in East Haddam and New the outbreak of hostilities at Lexington and Concord, Hale joined the Connecticut militia and then the Continental army’s Seventh Connecticut Regiment.

Nathan Hale Nathan Hale (June 6, – Septem ) was an American soldier and spy for the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary volunteered for an intelligence-gathering mission in New York City but was captured by the British and executed. Hale has long been considered an American hero and, inhe was officially designated the state hero of Connecticut.

Connecticut's Nathan Hale is famous as the young spy who regretted that "I have but one life to lose for my country" when he was captured and executed by British troops in Born in Coventry, Connecticut, on June 6,Hale graduated from Yale University in and was given a Master of Arts degree by the school three years later.

Hale, Nathan, -- Fiction. See also what's at your library, or elsewhere. Broader terms: Hale, Nathan, ; Fiction; Filed under: Hale, Nathan, Nathan Hale married Elizabeth Adams in while Nathan was in the army. She lived into her 90s and in wrote a remembrance of Nathan Hale then dead for sixty-one years.

Nathan and Elizabeth had a loving relationship. [Nathan Hale statue at Yale, New Haven, Connecticut] Contributor Names Van Vechten, Carl,photographer - Hale, Nathan,Statues a LOT which in turn forms part of the Carl Van Vechten photograph collection (Library of Congress).

Medium. All that was certain was that Nathan Hale went ashore on Long Island sometime in mid-September and disappeared.

And three nuggets of information: An orderly book reported Hale was apprehended Sept. 21, confessed and was hanged on Sept. 22nd at 11 a.m. A diary entry by British Lt. Frederick Mackenzie reported Hale was captured on Long Island.

Sponsor a Book. Nathan Hale () 51 works Search for books with subject Nathan Hale (). Search. Borrow. Read. Read. Read. Read. Read. The American spy, or, Freedoms early sacrifice Jeptha Root Simms. Nathan Hale (Septem – Septem ) was an American Revolutionary War officer.

He was born in Hampstead, New Hampshire, son of Moses and Elizabeth (Wheeler) his teens he moved with his family to Rindge, New married Abigail Grout, daughter of Col. John and Joanna (Boynton) Grout of Lunenburg, Massachusetts. " At the organization of the town of Rindge in Rank: Colonel.

Holloway, Charlotte Nathan Hale. The martyr-hero of the revolution, with a Hale genealogy and Hale's diary, Perkins Book Company, Johnston, Henry The Campaign of Around New York and Brooklyn, Long Island Historical Society, Johnston, Henry Phelps Nathan Hale, ; biography and memorials, New York: Privately Published,   What happened to Nathan Hale has always been a little obscure.

Until recently, the only real evidence about Hale's fate came from British sources. An orderly book reported that he was apprehended on Sept. 21 and hanged without trial at 11 a.m. on Sept. 22,