Advice for Travel and Life: Founding Father Benjamin Rush's 14 Rules for His Young Son, 1796 | Brain Pickings

Advice for Travel and Life: Founding Father Benjamin Rush’s 14 Rules for His Young Son, 1796

Advice for Travel and Life: Founding Father Benjamin Rush's 14 Rules for His Young Son, 1796 | Brain Pickings

Harry Hosier (c. 1750–May 1806), better known during his life as "Black Harry", was a black Methodist preacher during the Second Great Awakening in the early United States. Dr. Benjamin Rush said that, "making allowances for his illiteracy, he was the greatest orator in America

Harry Hosier (c. 1750–May 1806), better known during his life as "Black Harry", was a black Methodist preacher during the Second Great Awakening in the early United States. Dr. Benjamin Rush said that, "making allowances for his illiteracy, he was the greatest orator in America

Benjamin Rush - Rush was active in the Sons of Liberty and was elected to attend the provincial conference to send delegates to the Continental Congress. Thomas Paine consulted Rush when writing the profoundly influential pro-independence pamphlet Common Sense. Rush represented Pennsylvania and signed the Declaration of Independence. He also represented Philadelphia at Pennsylvania's own Constitutional Convention, and got into trouble when he criticized the new Pennsylvania Constitution of…

Benjamin Rush - Rush was active in the Sons of Liberty and was elected to attend the provincial conference to send delegates to the Continental Congress. Thomas Paine consulted Rush when writing the profoundly influential pro-independence pamphlet Common Sense. Rush represented Pennsylvania and signed the Declaration of Independence. He also represented Philadelphia at Pennsylvania's own Constitutional Convention, and got into trouble when he criticized the new Pennsylvania Constitution of…

1776 Charles Willson Peale (1741-1827). Julie Stockton (Mrs. Benjamin Rush)

1776 Charles Willson Peale (1741-1827). Julie Stockton (Mrs. Benjamin Rush)

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Benjamin Rush, Signer of the Declaration of Independence and “Father of American Psychiatry”

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