Benjamin Harrison, Republican, inaugurated as US President

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Historical Context Note

Republican politician Benjamin Harrison is inaugurated as President of the USA. His term in office is now largely remembered for its economic legislation, and annual federal public spending that reaches one billion dollars for the first time ever.
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Editors. "Benjamin Harrison, Republican, inaugurated as US President". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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