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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) by...
Dates: 1850 - 1918

Charles William Cathcart papers

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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

Francis Wilkinson Pickens and Milledge L. Bonham papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-23
Scope and Content This collection consists of microfilm of correspondence, reports, resolutions, military papers, applications for office, administrative papers, petitions, memoranda, newspaper clippings relating to two governors of South Carolina, Francis Wilkinson Pickens and Milledge L. Bonham. The bulk of the papers date from 1860-1864 and relates mainly to their respective governorships and the Civil War. Picken's correspondents include R. C. Barclay, John Forsyth, A. C. Garlington, Robert N. Gourdin, J....
Dates: 1837 - 1920

Simon Cameron papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-27
Scope and Contents This collection consists of microfilm containing correspondence, reports, speeches, maps, financial records, newspapers and newsclippings, the bulk of which fall in the period 1860-1880. Topics include Cameron's financial affairs, his term as Secretary of War, the Civil War, his ministership to Russia, his Senate career, and retirement after 1877. Correspondents include Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant, Charles A. Dana, and his son, James D. Cameron, and many others who were associated with...
Dates: 1738 - 1889

William Pitt Fessenden papers

 Collection
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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Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 1
Allen, Elisha Hunt, 1804-1883 1
Barclay, R. C., active 1861 1
Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893 1
Birney, John 1
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Bonham, Milledge L. (Milledge Luke), 1813-1890 1
Bradford, Gamaliel, 1831-1911 1
Cameron, J. D. (James Donald), 1833-1918 1
Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889 1
Cathcart, C. W. (Charles William), 1809-1888 1
Cathcart, James L. (James Leander), 1767-1843 1
Cisco, John J. 1
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 1
Cobb, Howell, 1815-1868 1
Dale, Nathaniel 1
Dana, Charles A. (Charles Anderson), 1819-1897 1
Davis, Timothy, 1821-1888 1
Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861 1
Echols, William H., -1909 1
Fessenden, William Pitt, 1806-1869 1
Fish, Hamilton, 1808-1893 1
Forsyth, John, 1780-1841 1
Free Soil Party (U.S.) 1
Galt, A. T. (Alexander Tilloch), 1817-1893 1
Garlington, A. C. (Albert Creswell), 1822-1885 1
Gourdin, Robert N., 1812-1894 1
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 1
Griffin, R. M. 1
Hayne, J. W., (South Carolina attorney general) 1
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 1
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 1
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875 1
Ketchum, Morris, active 1864 1
Lane, James Henry, 1814-1866 1
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 1
Madison, James, 1751-1836 1
Mallory, Stephen R. (Stephen Russell), 1813-1873 1
Maxwell, Robert A. 1
McCulloch, Hugh, 1808-1895 1
Morse, Freeman H. (Freeman Harlow), 1807-1891 1
New England Emigrant Aid Company 1
Perry, Madison Starke, 1814-1865 1
Pickens, F. W. (Francis Wilkinson), 1805-1869 1
Porter, Wm. D. (William Dennison), 1810-1883 1
Robinson, Charles, 1818-1894 1
Robinson, Sara T. L. (Sara Tappan Lawrence), 1827-1911 1
Stewart, John Aikman, 1822-1926 1
Towle, George M. (George Makepeace), 1841-1893 1
United States. Army 1
United States. Army -- Military life -- History -- 19th century 1
United States. Congress. Senate 1
United States. Land Grant Act of 1862 1
United States. War Department 1
Van Buren, Martin, 1782-1862 1
Walker, Henry Pinckney, 1816-approximately 1890 1
Walker, Leroy Pope, 1817-1884 1
Walker, W. S. (Confederate army officer) 1
Ware, Joseph A. 1
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