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James Henry Hammond papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-30
Scope and Contents The James Henry Hammond papers consists of microfilm containing correspondence, diaries, plantation account books and manuals, scrapbooks and manuscript and printed copies of Hammond's speeches reflecting South Carolina and national politics in the decades before the Civil War. Topics include state's rights, slavery, state banks, the Southern Convention at Nashville, Tennessee (1850), secession, nullification, and the tariff. The plantation books give detailed lists of holdings in...
Dates: 1774 - 1875

James Rood Doolittle papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-18
Scope and Content The papers of James R. Doolittle consist of microfilm of letters received and a few letters sent, typed transcripts of letters sent and received, copies of speeches, and newspaper clippings. The transcripts, in part, are annotated by Duane Mowry, the donor.The collection relates primarily to Doolittle’s interests while he served in the U.S. Senate, and, later, as a lawyer in private practice. Only a few letters concern personal matters. There is no documentation for his career...
Dates: 1858 - 1927

John Jordan Crittenden papers

 Collection — Reel: microfilm
Identifier: LG-28
Scope and Contents This collection consists of 14 reels of microfilm of the John J. Crittenden papers held at the Library of Congress. Correspondence, legal papers and some speeches and state papers comprise the collection. Correspondence mainly covers Crittenden's career as senator, U.S. attorney general (1841, 1850-1853) and governor of Kentucky (1848-1850).Subjects include national politics, particularly tariff and banking matters, Texas, Mexico, slavery, the southern Whigs, Crittenden's relations...
Dates: 1782 - 1888

Justin S. Morrill papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-1
Scope and Contents The 10,600 items in the papers of Justin Smith Morrill (1810-1898) cover a period of almost a century, 1825-1923. The bulk (1854-1898) of the collection was generated during Morrill’s long legislative career as U.S. representative and senator during which tenures he served on many important congressional committees.This collection on microfilm includes the 50 bound volumes of correspondence and 28 containers of miscellaneous papers such as correspondence, Senate and House reports...
Dates: 1825 - 1923; Majority of material found within 1854 - 1898

Orlando Barnes papers

 Collection
Identifier: 00010
Scope and Contents The material in the Barnes collection encompasses the period 1846 to 1899. Barnes graduated from the University of Michigan in 1850 and settled in Lansing to practice law. After establishing his reputation, he became attorney for the Jackson, Lansing, and Saginaw Railroad. He also assumed a promotional position with the Railroad, and eventually became its secretary and general manager.Barnes was philosophically minded and frequently wrote on various social matters. The bulk of this...
Dates: 1846 - 1899

Republican Party Campaign materials

 Collection
Identifier: 00033
Scope and Contents This collection consists of Republican materials from Michigan and National campaigns from 1864 to the present.
Dates: 1864 - 1964

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Eaton County (Mich.) -- Politics and government 1
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Blair, Francis Preston, 1791-1876 2
Michigan State University 2
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 2
University of Michigan 2
Aldrich, A. P. 1
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Alvord, Bert 1
Badger, George E., 1795-1866 1
Barnes, O. M. (Orlando Mack), 1825-1899 1
Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893 1
Boyce, Ker 1
Brisbane, A. H. (Abbott Hall), 1804-1861 1
Brown, Orlando, 1801-1867 1
Burnley, Albert T. (Albert Triplett), 1800-1861 1
Butler, Pierce Mason, 1798-1847 1
Calhoun, John C. (John Caldwell), 1782-1850 1
Chandler, Zachariah, 1813-1879 1
Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873 1
Chittenden, L. E. (Lucius Eugene), 1824-1900 1
Citizens for Eisenhower (Organization) 1
Clay, Cassius Marcellus, 1810-1903 1
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 1
Clayton, John M. (John Middleton), 1796-1856 1
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 1
Crittenden, John J. (John Jordan), 1787-1863 1
Davis, Charles Augustus, 1795-1867 1
Democratic Party (Mich.). State Central Committee 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
Dewey, Charles, 1798-1880 1
Doolittle, James R. (James Rood), 1815-1897 1
Felder, John Myers, 1782-1851 1
Fish, Hamilton, 1808-1893 1
Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006 1
Gadsden, James, 1788-1858 1
Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872 1
Hamilton, James, Jr., 1786-1857 1
Hammond, James Henry, 1807-1864 1
Harris, Jedediah H. 1
Hayne, Isaac W. (Isaac William), 1809-1880 1
Hayne, Robert Young, 1791-1839 1
Huck, Susan 1
Johnson, Reverdy, 1796-1876 1
Johnson, Richard M. (Richard Mentor), 1780-1850 1
Keitt, Lawrence M. (Lawrence Massillon), 1824-1864 1
Lawrence, Amos Adams, 1814-1886 1
Lee, Samuel Phillips, 1812-1897 1
Letcher, Robert Perkins, 1788-1861 1
Marsh, Charles, 1765-1849 1
McDuffie, George, 1790-1851 1
McLean, Andrew, (Merchant) 1
Michigan. Joint Prison and Affiliated Boards 1
Morehead, C. S. (Charles Slaughter), 1802-1868 1
Morrill, Justin S. (Justin Smith), 1810-1898 1
Nicholas, S. S. (Samuel Smith), 1796-1869 1
Nichols, George Ward, 1831-1885 1
Osborn, Alex F. (Alex Faickney) 1
Page, Carroll Smalley, 1843-1925 1
Patterson, Angus, 1790-1854 1
Payne, Henry B., 1810-1896 1
Pemberton, A. H. 1
Pendleton, John S. (John Strother), 1802-1868 1
Pickens, F. W. (Francis Wilkinson), 1805-1869 1
Porter, Wm. D. (William Dennison), 1810-1883 1
Preston, William C. (William Campbell), 1794-1860 1
Quattlebaum, Paul, 1812-1890 1
Randall, Henry S. (Henry Stephens), 1811-1876 1
Reed, Amos, -approximately 1889 1
Rhett, Robert Barnwell, 1800-1876 1
Scott, Winfield, 1786-1866 1
Seward, William H. (William Henry), 1801-1872 1
Simms, William Gilmore, 1806-1870 1
Swain, A. N. 1
Taylor, Zachary, 1784-1850 1
Thomas, Stephen, 1809-1903 1
Toombs, Robert Augustus, 1810-1885 1
Trescot, William Henry, 1822-1898 1
Tucker, Ben 1
Underwood, Adin B. (Adin Ballou) 1
United States. Congress -- Resolutions 1
United States. Congress. House 1
United States. Congress. Senate 1
Walker, James M. (James Murdock), 1813-1854 1
Wharton, Joseph, 1826-1909 1
Whig Party (U.S.) 1
Winthrop, Robert C. (Robert Charles), 1809-1894 1
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