Daniel Webster

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Daniel Webster D Daniel Webster contributed a large potion of the Civil War. To begin, D he was born in Salisbury, New Hampshire on January 18, 1782. His parents h were farmers so many people didn't know what to expect of him. Even though w his parents were farmers, he still graduated from Dartmouth College in h 1801. After he learned to be a lawyer, Daniel Webster opened a legal 1 practice in Portsmouth, New Hampshire in 1807. p Webster quickly became an experienced and very good lawyer and a W Federalist party leader. In 1812, Webster was elected to the U.S. House of F Representatives because of his opposition to the War of 1812, which had R crippled New England's shipping trade. After two more terms in the House, c Webster decided to leave the Congress and move to Boston in 1816. Over the
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W next 6 years, Webster won major constitutional cases in front of the n Supreme Court making him almost famous. Some of his most notable cases S were Dartmouth College v. Woodward, Gibbons v. Ogden, and McCulloch v. w Maryland. He made himself the nations leading lawyer and an outstanding
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