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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

Henry Wilson Papers

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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

Israel Washburn papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-32
Scope and Contents This collection consists of microfilm of Israel Washburn's correspondence concerning politics in Maine during the early years of the Civil War, and such national events as the Kansas-Nebraska Act, the presidential elections of 1856 and 1860, the formation of the Republican Party, and the Civil War.(Michigan State University., Honhart, F. L., Jude, S. P., Howard, S. R., & Zito, A. (1976). A guide to the Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections. East...
Dates: 1838 - 1909

James Rood Doolittle papers

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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

Lyman Trumbull papers

 Collection
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

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  • Names: Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) X

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Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) 4
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Seward, William H. (William Henry), 1801-1872 3
Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873 2
Stanton, Edwin M. (Edwin McMasters), 1814-1869 2
United States. Kansas-Nebraska Act 2
Yates, Richard, 1815-1873 2
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Bissell, William H. (William Henry), 1811-1860 1
Blair, Francis Preston, 1791-1876 1
Blair, Montgomery, 1813-1883 1
Briggs, James A., -1889 1
Browning, Orville Hickman, 1806-1881 1
Caton, John Dean, 1812-1895 1
Chandler, Zachariah, 1813-1879 1
Clay, Cassius Marcellus, 1810-1903 1
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 1
Cox, Jacob D. (Jacob Dolson), 1828-1900 1
Cullom, Shelby M. (Shelby Moore), 1829-1914 1
Davis, David, 1815-1886 1
Davis, Henry Winter, 1817-1865 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
Field, David Dudley, 1805-1894 1
Forney, John W. (John Wien), 1817-1881 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
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
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875 1
Judd, Norman B. (Norman Buel), 1815-1878 1
Körner, Gustav Philipp, 1809-1896 1
Lee, Samuel Phillips, 1812-1897 1
Liberal Republican Party 1
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 1
Livermore, Arthur, 1766-1853 1
McClernand, John A. (John Alexander), 1812-1900 1
Meade, George Gordon, 1815-1872 1
Medill, Joseph, 1823-1899 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
Ray, Charles Henry 1
Reed, Amos, -approximately 1889 1
Rosecrans, William S. (William Starke), 1819-1898 1
Smith, Gerrit, 1797-1874 1
Smith, Green Clay, 1826-1895 1
Stephens, Alexander H. (Alexander Hamilton), 1812-1883 1
Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 1
Trumbull, Lyman, 1813-1896 1
United States. Congress. Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War 1
Wade family 1
Wade, B. F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1800-1878 1
Washburn, Israel, 1813-1883 1
Weed, Thurlow, 1797-1882 1
White, Horace, 1834-1916 1
Wilson, Henry, 1812-1875 1
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