- Hirschl & Adler. // Magazine Antiques;Jan/Feb2013, Vol. 180 Issue 1, p62
The article discusses a large covered dish from a dinner service made for DeWitt Clinton around 1796-1800 which features Chinese immortals and landscape views.
- Clinton's Ditch and the Big Apple. Weinstein, Mike // Appleseeds;Jan2002, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p28
Focuses on the economic importance of Erie Canal in New York. Contribution of governor De Witt Clinton; Provision of trade route between the Midwest and the East Coast; Impact of canal construction on the progress of city of New York.
- "Clinton's Ditch.". Fandino, Anthony // U.S. Stamp News;Oct2007, Vol. 13 Issue 10, p27
The article features the Erie Canal that was constructed under commissioner DeWitt Clinton. The canal was completed on October 26, 1825 and spanned 363 miles from Buffalo on Lake Erie to Albany. It helped in establishing trade with European countries. From 1830 to 1850, canal enlargement took...
- The Canal Builder. Silber, Kenneth // Research;Dec2009, Vol. 32 Issue 12, p59
The article focuses on how the Erie Canal has changed the financial landscape in New York. American politician DeWitt Clinton has served as the driving force in building the Erie Canal. The canal makes the Wall Street into a major financial center and the U.S. into an economically dynamic...
- DeWitt Clinton FACTS. // Research;Dec2009, Vol. 32 Issue 12, p60
The article focuses on the life and works of American politician DeWitt Clinton. He was born in Little Britain, New York and graduated from Columbia University on April 11, 1786. During 1798-1802 and 1806-1811, Clinton has served in the State Legislature. He has also served as governor in New...
- Treaty interpretation in the legal theory of Grotius and its influence on modern doctrine. Vitányi, Béla // Netherlands Yearbook of International Law;1983, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p41
The application, or putting into effect, of any legal act presupposes a logically prior stage: its interpretation. Everyone who applies a legal act is interpreting it, and, in doing so, is, consciously or unconsciously, following a certain method. Viewed as an intellectual exercise, legal...
- Good Behavior. Dobell, Byron // American Heritage;Sep/Oct88, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p5
Comments on the early manners and customs in the U.S. Perception of a departure from one's norm; Description of the life in New York City in the 1930s and 1940s; Factor that drives the variation in the level of civility in the nation.
- In Memoriam. Dalton, Bruce // American Heritage;Jun1971, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p2
The article presents obituaries for two noted people including Professor Allan Nevins, president of American Society of Historians and Professor DeWitt Clinton, a noted biographer is presented.
- American antiquity. Cornog, Evan // American Scholar;Autumn98, Vol. 67 Issue 4, p53
Evaluates the role of DeWitt Clinton in rewriting the cultural heritage of the United States. American intellectuals' sense of cultural inferiority to Europe; Clinton's comparison of the American and European intellectual life; Focus of Clinton's cultural agenda; Emphasis on the close...