M., Jr 345 J udkins, Alanson J 352 Kamrud, Iver O 325 Keeuey, Alonzo M 221 PAGE. Oscar A 284 Kitlelson, Ole 170 K jos, Andrew 255 Knudson, E. 300 Pederson, Martin 179 Peterson, Carl L 201 Peterson, Bent 287 Peterson. Dickson 297 Snetting, John 836 Solhaug, Jens 236 Strong, Victor E 200 Stephenson, David 220 Stenson. He set out with a purpose of traveling privately, and without attracting any public attention ; but this was impossi- ble. Maria 354 Helland, Michael E 190 Heglaud, Louis L 324 Higgins, M. Q 230 Holen, Ole H 238 Hogan, Patrick 275 Hogan, Joseph 298 Hogenson, Anton 280 Ho Tly. Maria 340 Johnson, Erick 348 Jolinslon, Robert E 170 Jones, Patrick 199 Jorgenson, Halver 314 Judkins,, A. Paulson, Hans 2.55 Peacock, John 186 Peacock, Joseph 263 Peacock, Koberl 292 Peck, Aaron W .... N 351 Sandvig, Henry Johnson 227 Sandvig, Ole J 310 Schey, Andrew 213 Schwieger, Thomas 308 Shook, Judge Norman 160 Shaw, Boss 195 Signalness, Olavies 276 Signalncss, Berlhin R 343 Signalness, Rasmus 343 Silver, Ilartwell 328 Skinner, Dr. F 219 Skogen, Erick E 351 Smith, Clark S 252 Smith, J. April 16 Washington left his home to enter upon the discharge of his new duties. OF Pope and Stevens Counties, MINNESOTA, Containing Biograpliical Sketclies of Hundreds of Prominent Old Settlers and Representative Citizens, „witli a Review of their Life Work, their Identity isrith the Development of this Region; Reminiscences of Personal History and Pioneer Life, together with Portraits of Prominent Citizens. Ol the call again made on this illustrious chief to quit his repose at Mount V^ernon and take command of all the United States forces, with the rank of Licutenant-General, when war was threatened with France in 1798, nothing need here be stated, except to note the fact as an unmistakable testimo- nial of the high regard in which he was still held by his countrymen, of all shades of po- litical opinion.
T 332 Beacb, Walter L 219 Beach, Lewis 219 Benterud, Thurston A 232 Benson, Ilalvor 246 Benson, Arne 311 Berg, M. Emma 304 Blair, James 225 Blair, John C 260 Booth, Samuel 273 Brown, George 161 PAGE. Edwin 316 Craig, Robert 336 Danforth, Dudley D 190 Dauforth, B. Ellertson, Charles 226 Emerson, Andrew 253 Emmerson, Jared 270 Emmerson, William C 2S2 Emmer.son, John 350 Englund, Axel G 188 Engebretson, Peter 265 Engebretson, Hans 293 Engebretson, Ole 337 Erickson, Peter 227 Erickson, Ole 252 Erickson, Andrew 305 Erickson, Gustaf 307 Eslby, H. His reception in New York was marked by a grandeur and an enthusiasm never before witnessed in that metropolis. When this sacred pledge was given, he retired with the other officials into the Senate chamber, where he delivered his inaugural address to both houses of the newl}^ con- stituted Congress in joint assembly. Among the earliest acts, therefore, of the Congress was the selection of a commander-in-chief of the colonial forces. The battles of Concord and Lex- ington had been fought. The finances of the country were no longer in an embarrassed condition, the public credit was fully restored, life was given to every department of industry, the workings of the new system in allowing Congress to raise revenue from duties on imports proved to be not only harmonious in its federal action, but astonishing in its results upon the commerce and trade of all the States. After March 4, 1797, he again retired to Mount Vernon for peace, quiet and repose. His administration for the two terms had been successful beyond the expectation and hopes of even the most sanguine of his friends.