President Fillmore


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Noun1.President Fillmore - elected vice president and became the 13th President of the United States when Zachary Taylor died in office (1800-1874)President Fillmore - elected vice president and became the 13th President of the United States when Zachary Taylor died in office (1800-1874)
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Within 24 hours, Buffalo was offering his lit pipe to President Fillmore. The president took a few draws before listening to Buffalo and Oshoga explain the reason for their visit.
A shifting coalition of senators passed each component in a matter of days, the House of Representatives fell in line, and President Fillmore signed the legislation into law on September 20, 1850.
President Fillmore was at first dubious about visiting Boston.
On similar grounds President Tyler refused to promise to defend Texas before its annexation, and President Fillmore refused to defend Hawaii or Santo Domingo.
Their goals, as outlined by President Fillmore, were to pursue "friendship, commerce, a supply of coal and provisions, and protection for our shipwrecked people."
The Smithsonian Building Committee envisioned "an extended park," which "by its picturesque style of architecture will form a prominent and most attractive feature." No less than President Fillmore himself formally invited the leading landscape architect of the day, Andrew Jackson Downing, to design the plan.
President Fillmore made him governor of the Utah Territory in 1850.