James Madison

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n James Madison 4th President of the United States; member of the Continental Congress and rapporteur at the Constitutional Convention in 1776; helped frame the Bill of Rights (1751-1836)
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Usage

In literature:

The patent for this article bore the autographs of President Jefferson and James Madison, who was at the time Secretary of State.
"Christopher and the Clockmakers" by Sara Ware Bassett
Alexander Hamilton was thirty, James Madison thirty-six.
"The Critical Period of American History" by John Fiske
These august guests at the assembly were, of course, James Madison and the charming Dolly.
"A Portrait of Old George Town" by Grace Dunlop Ecker
James Madison, 218, 219.
"As I Remember" by Marian Gouverneur
Madison, James, ii, 632.
"History of Woman Suffrage, Volume III (of III)" by Various
Madison, James, American president, 21, 23, 74, 79, 83, 94, 251.
"Latin America and the United States" by Elihu Root
RIVES, WILLIAM C., History of the Life and Times of James Madison.
"Patrick Henry" by Moses Coit Tyler
Here also were two of the ablest statesmen of their time, Alexander Hamilton of New York, and James Madison of Virginia.
"Hero Stories from American History" by Albert F. Blaisdell
MADISON, JAMES, voice in making laws, right of human nature, 979.
"The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony (Volume 2 of 2)" by Ida Husted Harper
An act of James Madison, when President, forcibly illustrates this policy.
"Report of the Decision of the Supreme Court of the United States, and the Opinions of the Judges Thereof, in the Case of Dred Scott versus John F.A. Sandford" by Benjamin C. Howard
James Madison is buried at his beautiful home, Montpelier, four miles from Orange, Virginia.
"The Scrap Book, Volume 1, No. 6" by Various
During the year 1780 James Madison took his seat in congress.
"History of the Colony and Ancient Dominion of Virginia" by Charles Campbell
Why James Madison, a Southerner.
"A Daughter of the Union" by Lucy Foster Madison
James Madison, the fourth President of the United States, was born at Port Conway, Virginia, March 16, 1751, and died June 28, 1836.
"The Greater Republic" by Charles Morris
Public Library, Madison, Wis., by Prof. James D. Butler.
"The Library and Society" by Various
Some parts of this article refer to the period when James Madison was Secretary of State under Jefferson.
"Alida" by Amelia Stratton Comfield
MADISON JAMES was born in Orange County, Virginia, on the 16th of March, 1751.
"Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution" by L. Carroll Judson
Whether in the present case the court may award a mandamus to James Madison, Secretary of State.
"Inquiry Into the Origin and Course of Political Parties in the United States" by Martin Van Buren
Madison, James, 82, 199.
"The Impending Crisis of the South" by Hinton Rowan Helper
He had been well educated by that excellent Scotch schoolmaster, Donald Robertson, among whose pupils was James Madison.
"The American Revolution" by John Fiske
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In news:

Los Angeles, CA – Norman Powell posted 27 points and five assists as No 13 UCLA had no problems in a 100-70 win over James Madison in regional play of the Legends Classic.
James Madison Dukes Photos.
Davis #0 of the James Madison Dukes during a 100-70 UCLA win at Pauley Pavilion on November 15, 2012 in Los Angeles, California.
Davis #0 of the James Madison Dukes scores on a layup past Kyle Anderson #5 of the UCLA Bruins at Pauley Pavilion on November 15, 2012 in Los Angeles, California.
James Madison UCLA Basketball.
UCLA makes short work of James Madison .
UCLA plays host James Madison on Thursday night.
UCLA vs James Madison .
9 James Madison at Villanova Stadium.
Villanova football coach Andy Talley seemed to be in a hurry when describing Saturday's opponent, James Madison .
James Madison 28, Georgia State 21.
Troy's Ogunyemi torn between Siena, James Madison .
James Madison beats William & Mary 27-26 in 2 OT.
James Madison 's was just a bit better than Towson's.
Towson jumps back into CAA play Saturday at James Madison .
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