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James Henry Hammond papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-30
Scope and Contents The James Henry Hammond papers consists of microfilm containing correspondence, diaries, plantation account books and manuals, scrapbooks and manuscript and printed copies of Hammond's speeches reflecting South Carolina and national politics in the decades before the Civil War. Topics include state's rights, slavery, state banks, the Southern Convention at Nashville, Tennessee (1850), secession, nullification, and the tariff. The plantation books give detailed lists of holdings in...
Dates: 1774 - 1875

John Jordan Crittenden papers

 Collection — Reel: microfilm
Identifier: LG-28
Scope and Contents This collection consists of 14 reels of microfilm of the John J. Crittenden papers held at the Library of Congress. Correspondence, legal papers and some speeches and state papers comprise the collection. Correspondence mainly covers Crittenden's career as senator, U.S. attorney general (1841, 1850-1853) and governor of Kentucky (1848-1850).Subjects include national politics, particularly tariff and banking matters, Texas, Mexico, slavery, the southern Whigs, Crittenden's relations...
Dates: 1782 - 1888

Justin S. Morrill papers

 Collection
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 reports...
Dates: 1825 - 1923; Majority of material found within 1854 - 1898

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Aldrich, A. P. 1
Alvord, Bert 1
Badger, George E., 1795-1866 1
Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893 1
Blair, Francis Preston, 1791-1876 1
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Boyce, Ker 1
Brisbane, A. H. (Abbott Hall), 1804-1861 1
Brown, Orlando, 1801-1867 1
Burnley, Albert T. (Albert Triplett), 1800-1861 1
Butler, Pierce Mason, 1798-1847 1
Calhoun, John C. (John Caldwell), 1782-1850 1
Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873 1
Chittenden, L. E. (Lucius Eugene), 1824-1900 1
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 1
Clayton, John M. (John Middleton), 1796-1856 1
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 1
Crittenden, John J. (John Jordan), 1787-1863 1
Davis, Charles Augustus, 1795-1867 1
Dewey, Charles, 1798-1880 1
Felder, John Myers, 1782-1851 1
Fish, Hamilton, 1808-1893 1
Gadsden, James, 1788-1858 1
Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872 1
Hamilton, James, Jr., 1786-1857 1
Hammond, James Henry, 1807-1864 1
Harris, Jedediah H. 1
Hayne, Isaac W. (Isaac William), 1809-1880 1
Hayne, Robert Young, 1791-1839 1
Johnson, Reverdy, 1796-1876 1
Johnson, Richard M. (Richard Mentor), 1780-1850 1
Keitt, Lawrence M. (Lawrence Massillon), 1824-1864 1
Lawrence, Amos Adams, 1814-1886 1
Letcher, Robert Perkins, 1788-1861 1
Marsh, Charles, 1765-1849 1
McDuffie, George, 1790-1851 1
McLean, Andrew, (Merchant) 1
Morehead, C. S. (Charles Slaughter), 1802-1868 1
Morrill, Justin S. (Justin Smith), 1810-1898 1
Nicholas, S. S. (Samuel Smith), 1796-1869 1
Nichols, George Ward, 1831-1885 1
Page, Carroll Smalley, 1843-1925 1
Patterson, Angus, 1790-1854 1
Pemberton, A. H. 1
Pendleton, John S. (John Strother), 1802-1868 1
Pickens, F. W. (Francis Wilkinson), 1805-1869 1
Porter, Wm. D. (William Dennison), 1810-1883 1
Preston, William C. (William Campbell), 1794-1860 1
Quattlebaum, Paul, 1812-1890 1
Randall, Henry S. (Henry Stephens), 1811-1876 1
Rhett, Robert Barnwell, 1800-1876 1
Scott, Winfield, 1786-1866 1
Simms, William Gilmore, 1806-1870 1
Swain, A. N. 1
Taylor, Zachary, 1784-1850 1
Thomas, Stephen, 1809-1903 1
Toombs, Robert Augustus, 1810-1885 1
Trescot, William Henry, 1822-1898 1
Tucker, Ben 1
Underwood, Adin B. (Adin Ballou) 1
United States. Congress. House 1
United States. Congress. Senate 1
Walker, James M. (James Murdock), 1813-1854 1
Wharton, Joseph, 1826-1909 1
Whig Party (U.S.) 1
Winthrop, Robert C. (Robert Charles), 1809-1894 1
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