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Amos Adams Lawrence papers

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Identifier: LG-15
Scope and Contents This collection contains five reels of microfilm consisting of Amos Lawrence's personal and business correspondence, legal papers, accounts, political tickets, newspaper clippings and other papers related to Lawrence's business, political, educational, and charitable interests. Subjects include New England Emigrant Aid Company; slavery; politics and education in Kansas, Wisconsin, and Massachusetts; New England manufacturing, the tariff; and national politics. Correspondents include George...
Dates: 1857 - 1859

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)...
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

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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,...
Dates: 1837 - 1920

Justin S. Morrill papers

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Identifier: LG-1
Scope and Contents The 10,600 items in the papers of Justin Smith Morrill (1810-1898) cover a period of almost a century, 1825-1923. The bulk (1854-1898) of the collection was generated during Morrill’s long legislative career as U.S. representative and senator during which tenures he served on many important congressional committees.This collection on microfilm includes the 50 bound volumes of correspondence and 28 containers of miscellaneous papers such as correspondence, Senate and House...
Dates: 1825 - 1923; Majority of material found within 1854 - 1898

Schuyler Colfax papers

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Identifier: LG-20
Scope and Content The Schuyler Colfax papers consist of microfilm containing correspondence and drafts of speeches, especially relating to Indiana and national politics; the operation of Colfax's newspaper, the St. Joseph Valley Register; his lecture tours; and Whig and Republican party politics. The bulk of correspondence is with Alfred Wheeler, business manager and editor of Colfax's newspaper. Other correspondents include Henry Bowen Anthony and Jay Cooke.The...
Dates: 1837 - 1882

Simon Cameron papers

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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...
Dates: 1738 - 1889

William Pitt Fessenden papers

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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
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 2
Fish, Hamilton, 1808-1893 2
New England Emigrant Aid Company 2
Robinson, Charles, 1818-1894 2
Robinson, Sara T. L. (Sara Tappan Lawrence), 1827-1911 2
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United States. Congress. Senate 2
United States. Land Grant Act of 1862 2
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 1
Allen, Elisha Hunt, 1804-1883 1
Anthony, Henry B. (Henry Bowen), 1815-1884 1
Barclay, R. C., active 1861 1
Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893 1
Birney, John 1
Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893 1
Bonham, Milledge L. (Milledge Luke), 1813-1890 1
Boutwell, George S. (George Sewall), 1818-1905 1
Bradford, Gamaliel, 1831-1911 1
Brown, John, 1800-1859 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
Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873 1
Chittenden, L. E. (Lucius Eugene), 1824-1900 1
Cisco, John J. 1
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 1
Cobb, Howell, 1815-1868 1
Cooke, Jay, 1821-1905 1
Dale, Nathaniel 1
Dana, Charles A. (Charles Anderson), 1819-1897 1
Davis, Timothy, 1821-1888 1
Dawes, Henry L. (Henry Laurens), 1816-1903 1
Dewey, Charles, 1798-1880 1
Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861 1
Echols, William H., -1909 1
Fessenden, William Pitt, 1806-1869 1
Forsyth, John, 1780-1841 1
Free Soil Party (U.S.) 1
Galt, A. T. (Alexander Tilloch), 1817-1893 1
Gardner, Henry J. (Henry Joseph), 1819-1892 1
Garlington, A. C. (Albert Creswell), 1822-1885 1
Gourdin, Robert N., 1812-1894 1
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 1
Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872 1
Griffin, R. M. 1
Hale, Edward Everett, 1822-1909 1
Harris, Jedediah H. 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
Lawrence, Amos Adams, 1814-1886 1
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 1
Madison, James, 1751-1836 1
Mallory, Stephen R. (Stephen Russell), 1813-1873 1
Marsh, Charles, 1765-1849 1
Mason, Robert M. (Robert Means), 1810-1879 1
Maxwell, Robert A. 1
McCulloch, Hugh, 1808-1895 1
Morrill, Justin S. (Justin Smith), 1810-1898 1
Morse, Freeman H. (Freeman Harlow), 1807-1891 1
Nichols, George Ward, 1831-1885 1
Page, Carroll Smalley, 1843-1925 1
Perry, Madison Starke, 1814-1865 1
Pickens, F. W. (Francis Wilkinson), 1805-1869 1
Pomeroy, S. C. (Samuel Clarke), 1816-1891 1
Porter, Wm. D. (William Dennison), 1810-1883 1
Randall, Henry S. (Henry Stephens), 1811-1876 1
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 1
Sherman, John, 1823-1900 1
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 1
Stewart, John Aikman, 1822-1926 1
Swain, A. N. 1
Thomas, Stephen, 1809-1903 1
Towle, George M. (George Makepeace), 1841-1893 1
Underwood, Adin B. (Adin Ballou) 1
United States. Army 1
United States. Army -- Military life -- History -- 19th century 1
United States. Congress. House 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
Wharton, Joseph, 1826-1909 1
Wheeler, Alfred, 1825-1903 1
Whig Party (U.S.) 1
Wilson, Henry, 1812-1875 1
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