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Alexander H. Stephens papers

 Collection
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

 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

 Collection
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

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

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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Names
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 3
Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873 2
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875 2
Seward, William H. (William Henry), 1801-1872 2
Stanton, Edwin M. (Edwin McMasters), 1814-1869 2
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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, Francis Preston, 1791-1876 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
Cobb, Howell, 1815-1868 1
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 1
Cox, Jacob D. (Jacob Dolson), 1828-1900 1
Cullom, Shelby M. (Shelby Moore), 1829-1914 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
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
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
Piatt, Donn, 1819-1891 1
Pillsbury, Parker, 1809-1898 1
Porter, Wm. D. (William Dennison), 1810-1883 1
Ray, Charles Henry 1
Rosecrans, William S. (William Starke), 1819-1898 1
Scott, Dred, 1809-1858 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 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
White, Horace, 1834-1916 1
Wilson, Henry, 1812-1875 1
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