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Boss Platt and His New York Machine

Harold Foote Gosnell

Boss Platt and His New York Machine

A Study of the Political Leadership of Thomas C. Platt, Theodore Roosevelt and Others

by Harold Foote Gosnell

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While Roosevelt fought with his Rough Riders in Cuba, Boss Platt and His New York Machine book man began preparations for a more political battle in Roosevelt's home state of New York. This man was Senator Thomas Platt, the boss of New York State's Republican political machine, who needed to find a new governor for the election.

His first look at big-city politics produced ''Boss Platt and His New York Machine: A Study of the Political Leadership of Thomas C. Platt, Theodore Roosevelt, and Others'' (University of Chicago.

Boss Platt and His New York Machine. By HAROLD F. GOSNELL. (Chicago: University of Chicago Press. xxiv, ) In this book Dr. Gosnell describes "the social background, the personal qualities, and the technique of a typical state political boss." Only in part of the work is the chronological method followed.

Heir to the Empire City NPR coverage of Heir to the Empire City: New York and the Making of Theodore Roosevelt by Edward P. Kohn. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more. This is an interesting and very well written Teddy Roosevelt biography, covering his life from birth to death, but one that focuses on his relationship with New York City.

The thesis of the book is that Roosevelt was shaped by New York City and rather than being the "cowboy" president, he was actually the New York City President, and was the /5. harold f. gosnell, boss platt and his new york machine: a study of the political leadership of thomas c.

platt, theodore roosevelt, and others () is rightly considered a classic. william bennett munro, personality in politics: reformers, bosses, and leaders what they do and how they do it 45 () is also interesting on platt.

Gosnell’s dissertation, Boss Platt and his New York Machine (), broke new ground in its use of survey research, comparisons, statistics, and political psychology to study the political leadership of former New York senator and representative Thomas C.

Platt. Boss Platt and His New York Machine: A Study of the Political Leadership of Thomas C. Platt, Theodore Roosevelt, and Others By Harold F. Gosnell University of Chicago Press, Read preview Overview. His budding progressivism ran headlong into the conservative doggedness of the state’s political bosses, particularly Senator Thomas Platt, who ran the New York Republican machine.

Platt returned to his New York home and dedicated himself to rebuilding the Stalwart Republican machine in New York. By he was the unquestioned leader of the party in his state.

According to the New York Times, Platt ran the Republican machine as an “easy boss.”. With his newfound fame as a war hero, Roosevelt became the obvious candidate for the gubernatorial office of New York in the fall of Senator Thomas Platt, the boss of New York's Republican political machine, engineered the election in hopes that Roosevelt would be easily under his control.

Preface THIS volume discloses the mental operations of perhaps the most thoroughly practical politician of the day—George Washington Plunkitt, Tammany leader of the Fifteenth Assembly District, Sachem of the Tammany Society and Chairman of the Elections Committee of Tammany Hall, who has held the offices of State Senator, Assemblyman', Police Magistrate, County Supervisor and Alderman, and.

Harper's Weekly Editorials by Carl Schurz/Bossism in New York. Tammany and the Republican machine Mr. Thomas C. Platt is an extremely dangerous man to have at the head of the Republican party in so important a State as New York. The days of Boss Platt are, therefore, likely to be numbered.

And when he ceases to exercise his. The executive director of the New York City Ballet grew up in a musical family — and knew early in life that she wanted to be involved in the arts. By Katherine E. Brown Why Philip Molyneux.

They called New York political mastermind Thomas C. Platt the "Easy Boss," perhaps because of his mousy looks and skinny physique. As the second in command to his flamboyant mentor Senator Roscoe Conkling, he was nicknamed "Me-Too Platt," indicating his image as a mere Yes Man.

Christopher Platt is Mono County’s new head librarian. Christopher Platt was hired last year as the new Mono County Head Librarian.

He comes from a prestigious background in New York City. Platt was working with the New York Public Library system sinceand for the last two years he was the Chief Branch Library Officer.

Conkling appealed to the Senate to reject the New York appointees sent in by the President. The Senate failed to sustain him. Conkling and his colleague Platt resigned from the Senate and appealed to the New York legislature, which also refused to sustain them.

While this absurd farce was going on, a more serious ferment was brewing. The Financial History of New York State: From to (New York, ). Harold F. Gosnell, Boss Platt and His New York Machine (Chicago, ), especially pp. ; Louis J. Lang, ed., The Autobiography of Thomas Collier Platt (New York, ), p.

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lõpp saj. algus Ameerika Ühendriigid Raamatu autoriks on Harold F. Gosnell kasutatud raamatud pealkirjaga Boss Platt and his New York machine. There had actually been a Knickerbocker family in New York since the s and the name appealed to Irving as being quintessentially Dutch-American.

Boss Platt was Thomas C Platt, successor to the corrupt Roscoe Conkling as the head of New York’s Republican Party Machine. (Tammany Hall, synonymous with political corruption, was still the name. At any rate, Boss Platt has concluded that the “best citizens” of the Citizens' Union are, after all, not beneath his notice, and that if they will accept from his hands a Mayor of Greater New York satisfactory to him, he may be willing to consider what they may petition him for as to.

Gosnell, Harold F. Boss Platt and His New York Machine: A Study of the Political Leadership of Thomas C. Platt, Theodore Roosevelt, and Others () online edition; Huston, Reeve.

Land and Freedom: Rural Society, Popular Protest, and Party Politics in Antebellum New York () online edition. Harold Foote Gosnell has written: 'Machine politics' -- subject(s): Politics and government, Politics, Practical, Practical Politics 'Boss Platt and his New York machine' -- subject(s): Politics.

western New York, in Morgan had written a book purporting to lay bare the secrets of Freemasonry. His mysterious representing a new era of conviction, Platt was deeply concerned. It made the machine and the boss the sinister and ever present shadows of legitimate organization.

Lochner v. New York in had any scholar pro‐ duced a comprehensive book-length study of the case. By issuing this updated and revised paper‐ back version of his original book, Kens and the University of Kansas Press make his work accessi‐ ble to a wider audience.

Kens's fluid writing, as well as his. In this Udo Keppler cartoon from Puck, all of New York City politics revolves around boss Richard Croker. A political machine is a political group in which an authoritative boss or small group commands the support of a corps of supporters and businesses (usually campaign workers), who receive rewards for their machine's power is based on the ability of the boss or group to.

Just as essential to Theodore Roosevelt's accession to the Presidency as his charge up San Juan Hill was his election as Governor of New York four months later.

A defeat would have seriously set back and perhaps even destroyed his chances to gain the White House. Yet, until A Rough Ride to Albany, no book has devoted itself primarily to that hard-fought uphill campaign, which he barely won. New York Magazine energizes people around shared interests, igniting important conversations on the news, politics, style, and culture that drive the world forward.

How mob boss Meyer Lansky laundered the American Mafia’s dirty cash – and made them bigger than U.S. Steel “Lansky was the financial whiz behind Lucky Luciano’s success,” New York mob boss as Stephen Platt explains in his book Criminal Capital.

The measure to limit employees in bakeries to ten hours a day and sixty hours a week posed no threat to Thomas Collier Platt's New York Republican political machine, and Boss Platt believed that supporting reform would help him maintain the support of the city's German American population, the ethnic group most affected by the bill.

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Carlo’s is a family owned bakery featured on the TLC hit show Cake Boss. Carlo’s, originally opened by Carlo Guastaffero inwas acquired by Bartolo Valastro Sr. in Since the untimely passing of Bartolo Sr.

inmatriarch Mary Valastro and her children Grace, Maddalena, Mary, Lisa and master baker Bartolo Jr. “Buddy. Making Money Off of Politics Isn’t New—It Was Business As Usual In the Gilded Age.

The Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C., whose profits go to the president and his family business.machine that Roosevelt set on its head; rather it was the interpretation of history he intended to shape by turning it topsy-turvy.

During the convention, Senator Hanna met with Roosevelt. Out of a determination to dissuade his vice presidential candidacy, Hanna told the governor that New York’s Boss Platt was setting the course that would endAuthor: John M.

Hilpert.