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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.A...
Dates: 1832 - 1886; Majority of material found within 1852 - 1869

Charles William Cathcart papers

 Collection
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

Henry Waldron papers

 Collection
Identifier: 00005
Scope and Contents The Henry Waldron papers include correspondence, financial statements and speeches covering the years 1832-1881.There is much material of general historical interest scattered throughout the collection. Most of it relates to Hillsdale County, Michigan. There are several items of particular historical interest. There are two letters dated May 1838 from Henry W. Johnson and Stephen Brophy, Patriot invaders, then in Toronto Prison. There is a letter dated October 24, 1871 from the...
Dates: 1832 - 1881

John Bell papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-38
Scope and Contents This collection consists of microfilm containing correspondence, speeches, and congressional reports. Subjects include national and Tennessee politics, and Bell's candidacy for president in 1860 on the Constitutional Union Party ticket.

The Bell papers were processed and microfilmed by the Library of Congress in 1971. The finding aid was created in 2016 and can be found at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms016005
Dates: 1815 - 1861

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 elections...
Dates: 1843 - 1894

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Chandler, Zachariah, 1813-1879 2
Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873 2
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 1
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Bissell, William H. (William Henry), 1811-1860 1
Blair, Montgomery, 1813-1883 1
Briggs, James A., -1889 1
Browning, Orville Hickman, 1806-1881 1
Burrows, Julius C. (Julius Caesar), 1837-1915 1
Campbell, Lewis D. (Lewis Davis), 1811-1882 1
Cathcart, C. W. (Charles William), 1809-1888 1
Cathcart, James L. (James Leander), 1767-1843 1
Caton, John Dean, 1812-1895 1
Christiancy, Isaac Peckham, 1812-1890 1
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 1
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 1
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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
Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861 1
Dubois, Jesse Kilgore, 1811-1876 1
Fell, Jesse W., 1808-1887 1
Field, David Dudley, 1805-1894 1
Floyd, John B. (John Buchanan), 1806-1863 1
Forney, John W. (John Wien), 1817-1881 1
Garfield, James A. (James Abram), 1831-1881 1
Geiger, Joseph H. 1
Goodell, William, 1792-1878 1
Goodlow, William A. 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
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 1
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 1
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875 1
Johnson, Henry W., (Abolitionist) 1
Judd, Norman B. (Norman Buel), 1815-1878 1
Körner, Gustav Philipp, 1809-1896 1
Liberal Republican Party 1
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 1
Madison, James, 1751-1836 1
Marcy, William L. (William Learned), 1786-1857 1
McClernand, John A. (John Alexander), 1812-1900 1
Medill, Joseph, 1823-1899 1
Michigan Southern Railroad 1
Oglesby, Richard J. (Richard James), 1824-1899 1
Paine, R. F. (Robert F.) 1
Palmer, John M. (John McAuley), 1817-1900 1
Piatt, Donn, 1819-1891 1
Ray, Charles Henry 1
Rosecrans, William S. (William Starke), 1819-1898 1
Seward, William H. (William Henry), 1801-1872 1
Smith, Green Clay, 1826-1895 1
Stanton, Edwin M. (Edwin McMasters), 1814-1869 1
Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 1
Sutro, Adolph, 1830-1898 1
Trumbull, Lyman, 1813-1896 1
United States. Army 1
United States. Army -- Military life -- History -- 19th century 1
United States. Congress. Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War 1
United States. Kansas-Nebraska Act 1
Van Buren, Martin, 1782-1862 1
Wade family 1
Wade, B. F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1800-1878 1
Waldron, Henry, 1819- 1
Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852 1
Whig Party (U.S.) 1
White, Horace, 1834-1916 1
Yates, Richard, 1815-1873 1
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