1849-1855 sentence example
- Green, Lives of the Princesses of England (6 vols., London, 1849-1855); The Hamilton Papers, ed.
- In the Mexican War he won two brevets for gallantry - that of captain for Molino del Rey and that of major for Chapultepec. He served at West Point as instructor and adjutant (1849-1855), and he took part in the Utah expedition.
- He was senior editor of the Congregationalist (1849-1855), and an associate editor of the Christian Union from 1870.
- During his service in the Senate (1849-1855) he was pre-eminently the champion of anti-slavery in that body, and no one spoke more ably than he did against the Compromise Measures of 1850 and the Kansas-Nebraska Bill of 1854.