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Alexander H. Stephens papers

Identifier: LG-41
Scope and Contents The Alexander H. Stephens papers consist of microfilm containing primarily correspondence. The letters concern Stephens' Georgia plantation and include some letters from his slaves. The correspondence is especially concerned with politics, in Georgia, on the national level, and in the Confederacy during the Civil War. Topics include secession, the formation of the Confederacy, the progress of the war, the eventual defeat of the Confederate armies, and Reconstruction.The Stephens...
Dates: 1784 - 1886

Benjamin Franklin Wade papers

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

Daniel E. Sickles correspondence

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

Henry Wilson Papers

Identifier: LG-33
Scope and Contents The Henry Wilson papers consist of microfilm containing correspondence and other papers relating to Massachusetts and national politics, education, abolition, the Civil War, Reconstruction, and the Grant administration. Correspondents include William W. Belknap, James A. Briggs, Schuyler Colfax, Joseph Cooper, William Lloyd Garrison, U.S. Grant, Adam Gurowski, Arthur Livermore, George G. Meade, Theodore Parker, Parker Pillsbury, William H. Seward, Gerrit Smith, Edwin M. Stanton, Alexander...
Dates: 1851 - 1875

James Rood Doolittle papers

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 Covode papers

Identifier: LG-26
Scope and Contents

This collection consists microfilm containing John Covode's correspondence and a draft report he prepared on conditions in the Mississippi Valley after the Civil War. Correspondents include Thomas E. Cochrane, Andrew Gregg Curtin, Edwin McMasters Stanton, Gideon Wells, and Henry White.

Dates: 1854 - 1870

Lyman Trumbull papers

Identifier: LG-19
Scope and Content The papers of Lyman Trumbull consist of microfilm containing letters received, with a few drafts or copies of replies. Organized chronologically, the collection is dated 1843-1894, but only two documents fall outside the period of his service in the U.S. Senate. The years 1868-1871 are scantily represented.A few documents are related to Trumbull’s law practice and business ventures, but the papers are essentially political in nature. There is much material concerning the...
Dates: 1843 - 1894

William Pitt Fessenden papers

Identifier: LG-22
Scope and Contents This collection consists of microfilm containing correspondence, telegrams, newspaper clippings and printed material relating to national and Maine state politics. Topics include abolition, the operations of the Treasury Department (1864-1865), financing the Civil War, Reconstruction, and Andrew Johnson's impeachment. Correspondents include Gamaliel Bradford, Nathaniel Dale, Hamilton Fish, Alexander T. Galt, Robert A. Maxwell, Joseph A. Ware and others.The Library of Congress...
Dates: 1832 - 1878

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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 6
United States -- Politics and government -- 19th century 5
Secession -- United States 3
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Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 4
Seward, William H. (William Henry), 1801-1872 3
Stanton, Edwin M. (Edwin McMasters), 1814-1869 3
Blair, Francis Preston, 1791-1876 2
Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873 2
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Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875 2
Stephens, Alexander H. (Alexander Hamilton), 1812-1883 2
Yates, Richard, 1815-1873 2
Allen, Elisha Hunt, 1804-1883 1
Birney, John 1
Bissell, William H. (William Henry), 1811-1860 1
Blair, Montgomery, 1813-1883 1
Bradford, Gamaliel, 1831-1911 1
Briggs, James A., -1889 1
Browning, Orville Hickman, 1806-1881 1
Caton, John Dean, 1812-1895 1
Chandler, Zachariah, 1813-1879 1
Cisco, John J. 1
Clay, Cassius Marcellus, 1810-1903 1
Cobb, Howell, 1815-1868 1
Cochrane, Thomas E. 1
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 1
Covode, John, 1808-1871 1
Cox, Jacob D. (Jacob Dolson), 1828-1900 1
Cullom, Shelby M. (Shelby Moore), 1829-1914 1
Curtin, Andrew Gregg, 1815-1894 1
Dale, Nathaniel 1
Davis, David, 1815-1886 1
Davis, Henry Winter, 1817-1865 1
Davis, Timothy, 1821-1888 1
Delahay, Mark W. (Mark William), 1818?-1879 1
Dennison, William, 1815-1882 1
Doolittle, James R. (James Rood), 1815-1897 1
Dubois, Jesse Kilgore, 1811-1876 1
Fell, Jesse W., 1808-1887 1
Fessenden, William Pitt, 1806-1869 1
Field, David Dudley, 1805-1894 1
Fish, Hamilton, 1808-1893 1
Forney, John W. (John Wien), 1817-1881 1
Galt, A. T. (Alexander Tilloch), 1817-1893 1
Garfield, James A. (James Abram), 1831-1881 1
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 1
Geiger, Joseph H. 1
Goodlow, William A. 1
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 1
Griffin, R. M. 1
Grimes, James W. (James Wilson), 1816-1872 1
Gurowski, Adam, 1805-1866 1
Hamlin, Hannibal, 1809-1891 1
Harlan, James, 1820-1899 1
Hatch, O. M. (Ozias Mather), 1814-1893 1
Herndon, William Henry, 1818-1891 1
Hurlbut, Stephen Augustus, 1815-1882 1
Judd, Norman B. (Norman Buel), 1815-1878 1
Ketchum, Morris, active 1864 1
Körner, Gustav Philipp, 1809-1896 1
Lamar, L. Q. C. (Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus), 1825-1893 1
Lee, Samuel Phillips, 1812-1897 1
Liberal Republican Party 1
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 1
Livermore, Arthur, 1766-1853 1
Maxwell, Robert A. 1
McClernand, John A. (John Alexander), 1812-1900 1
McCulloch, Hugh, 1808-1895 1
Meade, George Gordon, 1815-1872 1
Medill, Joseph, 1823-1899 1
Morse, Freeman H. (Freeman Harlow), 1807-1891 1
Oglesby, Richard J. (Richard James), 1824-1899 1
Paine, R. F. (Robert F.) 1
Palmer, John M. (John McAuley), 1817-1900 1
Parker, Theodore, 1810-1860 1
Payne, Henry B., 1810-1896 1
Piatt, Donn, 1819-1891 1
Pillsbury, Parker, 1809-1898 1
Porter, Wm. D. (William Dennison), 1810-1883 1
Ray, Charles Henry 1
Reed, Amos, -approximately 1889 1
Rosecrans, William S. (William Starke), 1819-1898 1
Scott, Dred, 1809-1858 1
Sickles, Daniel Edgar, 1819-1914 1
Smith, Gerrit, 1797-1874 1
Smith, Green Clay, 1826-1895 1
Stewart, John Aikman, 1822-1926 1
Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 1
Toombs, Robert Augustus, 1810-1885 1
Towle, George M. (George Makepeace), 1841-1893 1
Trumbull, Lyman, 1813-1896 1
United States. Congress. Joint Committee on Reconstruction 1
United States. Congress. Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War 1
United States. Kansas-Nebraska Act 1
Wade family 1
Wade, B. F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1800-1878 1
Ware, Joseph A. 1
Weed, Thurlow, 1797-1882 1
Welles, Gideon, 1802-1878 1
White, Henry, Pennsylvania legislator 1
White, Horace, 1834-1916 1
Wilson, Henry, 1812-1875 1
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