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Amos Adams Lawrence papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-15
Scope and Contents This collection contains five reels of microfilm consisting of Amos Lawrence's personal and business correspondence, legal papers, accounts, political tickets, newspaper clippings and other papers related to Lawrence's business, political, educational, and charitable interests. Subjects include New England Emigrant Aid Company; slavery; politics and education in Kansas, Wisconsin, and Massachusetts; New England manufacturing, the tariff; and national politics. Correspondents include George...
Dates: 1857 - 1859

Associated Students of MSU records (ASMSU)

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-12.1.1
Scope and Content The records of the Associated Students of Michigan State University (ASMSU) include policy codes, meeting minutes, agendas, proposals, reports, correspondence with campus and other universities' departments and officials, materials relating to ASMSU presidents, handbooks, news clippings, fact sheets, press bulletins, and scrapbooks. Topics of interest in the records include People’s Park, women’s curfew for dormitories, Women’s Inter-Residence Council, Men’s Hall Association, student...
Dates: 1940 - 2010; Majority of material found within 1954 - 2010

Bayard family papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-24
Scope and Contents The collection consists of microfilm containing diaries, correspondence, diplomatic documents, congressional material, legal and financial papers, newspapers and newspaper clippings. The correspondence of James and Richard Bayard forms the bulk of the collection. Topics include Federalist politics, the repeal of the Judiciary Act of 1800, the recharter of the first Bank of the United States, the War of 1812, and foreign affairs. James Bayard's letters, written while he was a part of the...
Dates: 1797 - 1868

Benjamin Franklin Wade papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-21
Scope and Content The papers of Benjamin Franklin Wade span the years 1832-1886, but the bulk falls within the period of his service as a U.S. Senator, 1852-1869. The collection consists of microfilm almost entirely of correspondence, letters received, and Wade’s letters to his wife, Caroline. One box of miscellany includes routine requests for government documents, printed speeches, letters of James F. Wade (son of Benjamin F.) to his parents, maps, business papers, and printed matter....
Dates: 1832 - 1886; Majority of material found within 1852 - 1869

Burlingame family papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-25
Scope and Contents This collection consists of microfilm containing correspondence and other papers of Anson Burlingame, his wife Jane Cornelia Livermore Burlingame, and their son Edward Livermore Burlingame. Subjects include Anson's service as U.S. minister to China and Edward's editorship at Scribner's. The collection includes memorabilia, diaries, maps, photos, and commissions from President Lincoln. Correspondents include William Cullen Bryant, Richard Henry Dana, John A. Dix, Gustave Dore, George du...
Dates: 1810 - 1922

Charles and Sara T. D. Robinson papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-16
Scope and Contents This collection consists microfilm of correspondence, diaries, writings, accounts, clippings, and miscellaneous papers of Charles and his wife Sara T. D. Robinson The papers relate to the fight for a free Kansas and the early statehood period (1861-1863); personal, family, and business matters; construction of the University of Kansas; and local and national politics. Correspondents include F. G. Adams, Nathaniel Banks, George S. Boutwell, G. W. Brown, James H. Canfield, Charles Chadwick,...
Dates: 1834 - 1911

Charles Robinson papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-10
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a reel of microfilm containing correspondence of Charles Robinson, first governor of Kansas, and his wife Sara, relating to Kansas and national politics. Among the correspondents are N. P. Banks, G. A. Crawford, J. W. Denver, John C. Fremont, Alfred Gray, Amos A. Lawrence, G. P. Lowrey, R. Z. Mason, William Phillips, J. P. Root, S. B. Stebbins, Charles Sumner, and Henry Wilson. Also included are two letters (1853, 1858) and a typewritten newspaper article (1858)...
Dates: 1850 - 1918

Charles William Cathcart papers

 Collection
Identifier: 00006
Scope and Contents This collection documents the political interests of various members of the Cathcart family during the years 1821-1889, and is divided as such into the affairs of two generations: that of James Leander Cathcart and that of his sons, James, Charles, John and Henry, with the greatest amount of material pertaining to Charles Cathcart.Letters of the senior Cathcart comprise the first part of the collection. There are several letters, which expound upon his grudge against the...
Dates: 1821 - 1889

Daniel E. Sickles correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: LG-40
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of microfilm containing correspondence of Daniel E. Sickles, in part from his Civil War service, but primarily from his years as American ambassador to Spain.

Dates: 1859 - 1893

Davis family papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-39
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of microfilm containing the correspondence of Jefferson and Varina Howell Davis. Topics include Mississippi and national politics; the admission of California as a state; a proposed southern-route transcontinental railroad; and Davis' capture at the end of the Civil War. It also contains speeches, newsclippings about the Davises and their home, and accounts of the Battle of Monterey (1846), requested by Davis.

Dates: 1835 - 1913

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Names
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 7
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 4
Robinson, Sara T. L. (Sara Tappan Lawrence), 1827-1911 4
Seward, William H. (William Henry), 1801-1872 4
United States. Land Grant Act of 1862 4
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Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873 3
Fish, Hamilton, 1808-1893 3
Free Soil Party (U.S.) 3
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 3
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 3
New England Emigrant Aid Company 3
Robinson, Charles, 1818-1894 3
Stanton, Edwin M. (Edwin McMasters), 1814-1869 3
Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 3
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 2
Boutwell, George S. (George Sewall), 1818-1905 2
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 2
Cox, Jacob D. (Jacob Dolson), 1828-1900 2
Delahay, Mark W. (Mark William), 1818?-1879 2
Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890 2
Garfield, James A. (James Abram), 1831-1881 2
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 2
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875 2
Lane, James Henry, 1814-1866 2
Lawrence, Amos Adams, 1814-1886 2
Livermore, Arthur, 1766-1853 2
Madison, James, 1751-1836 2
Parker, Theodore, 1810-1860 2
Pickens, F. W. (Francis Wilkinson), 1805-1869 2
Pillsbury, Parker, 1809-1898 2
Porter, Wm. D. (William Dennison), 1810-1883 2
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 2
Smith, Gerrit, 1797-1874 2
United States. Congress. Senate 2
United States. Kansas-Nebraska Act 2
Whig Party (U.S.) 2
Wilson, Henry, 1812-1875 2
Yates, Richard, 1815-1873 2
Adams, F. G. (Franklin George), 1824-1899 1
Aldrich, A. P. 1
Allen, Elisha Hunt, 1804-1883 1
Alvord, Bert 1
Anthony, Henry B. (Henry Bowen), 1815-1884 1
Association of Land-Grant Colleges and Universities 1
Bancroft, George, 1800-1891 1
Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss, 1816-1894 1
Barclay, R. C., active 1861 1
Bassett, Richard, 1745-1815 1
Battle Creek College (Battle Creek, Mich.) 1
Bayard family (James Asheton Bayard, 1767-1815) 1
Bayard, Andrew, 1762-1833 1
Bayard, James A. (James Asheton), 1767-1815 1
Bayard, Richard H. (Richard Henry), 1796-1868 1
Beasley, Reuben Gaunt 1
Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893 1
Bell, John, 1796-1869 1
Benjamin, J. P. (Judah Philip), 1811-1884 1
Birney, John 1
Bissell, William H. (William Henry), 1811-1860 1
Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893 1
Blair, Francis Preston, 1791-1876 1
Blair, Montgomery, 1813-1883 1
Blauch, Lloyd E., 1889-1974 1
Bollmann, Erick, 1769-1821 1
Bonham, Milledge L. (Milledge Luke), 1813-1890 1
Boyce, Ker 1
Bradford, Gamaliel, 1831-1911 1
Brady, Thomas Allan, 1902-1964 1
Bragg, Edward S. (Edward Stuyvesant), 1827-1912 1
Breslin, Jacweir 1
Briggs, James A., -1889 1
Brisbane, A. H. (Abbott Hall), 1804-1861 1
Brown, George W. (George Washington), 1820-1915 1
Brown, John, 1800-1859 1
Browne, Francis F. (Francis Fisher), 1843-1913 1
Browning, Orville Hickman, 1806-1881 1
Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878 1
Bulloch, James Dunwody, 1823-1901 1
Burlingame, Anson, 1820-1870 1
Burlingame, Edward L. (Edward Livermore), 1848-1922 1
Burlingame, Jane Cornelia Livermore 1
Butler, Pierce Mason, 1798-1847 1
Calhoun, John C. (John Caldwell), 1782-1850 1
Cameron, J. D. (James Donald), 1833-1918 1
Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889 1
Canfield, James Hulme, 1847-1909 1
Cathcart, C. W. (Charles William), 1809-1888 1
Cathcart, James L. (James Leander), 1767-1843 1
Caton, John Dean, 1812-1895 1
Chandler, Zachariah, 1813-1879 1
Chittenden, L. E. (Lucius Eugene), 1824-1900 1
Cisco, John J. 1
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 1
Clay, Cassius Marcellus, 1810-1903 1
Clayton, John M. (John Middleton), 1796-1856 1
Cobb, Howell, 1815-1868 1
Cochrane, Thomas E. 1
Collie, Alexander 1
Confederate States of America. Navy 1
Conkling, Roscoe, 1829-1888 1
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