DIALOGUE AND DISCUSSION ON EDUCATION, ENVIRONMENT AND RACE
A friend was telling me that I should ask in my class and see if anyone has an 1828 Webster's. Does anyone? However, this is what appeared on the online version that I found. If anyone can verify this is what it reads please do so!
If anyone is interested in the site, here it is! http://1828.mshaffer.com/d/word/antique
AMER'ICA, n. [from Amerigo Vespucci, a Florentine, who pretended to have first discovered the western continent.]
AMER'ICAN, a. Pertaining to America.
AMER'ICAN, n. A native of America; originally applied to the aboriginals, or copper-colored races, found here by the Europeans; but now applied to the descendants of Europeans born in America.