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David O. Stewart: What was Aaron Burr supposed to do?

October 26, 2011 By David O. Stewart

When Vice President Aaron Burr and Alexander Hamilton fought their legendary duel in Weehawken, New Jersey, both lost: Hamilton, the former Secretary of the Treasury, his life; Burr his future.

Aaron Burr to Alexander Hamilton: make my day

July 11, 2011 By Rachel Bradshaw

After decades of rivalry, Burr and Hamilton would settle once and for all the matter of their reputations and legacies.

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