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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

Amos Adams Lawrence papers

 Collection
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 S....
Dates: 1857 - 1859

Associated Students of MSU records (ASMSU)

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-12.1.1
Scope and Content The records of the Associated Students of Michigan State University (ASMSU) include policy codes, meeting minutes, agendas, proposals, reports, correspondence with campus and other universities' departments and officials, materials relating to ASMSU presidents, handbooks, news clippings, fact sheets, press bulletins, and scrapbooks. Topics of interest in the records include People’s Park, women’s curfew for dormitories, Women’s Inter-Residence Council, Men’s Hall Association, student...
Dates: 1940 - 2010; Majority of material found within 1954 - 2010

Bayard family papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-24
Scope and Contents The collection consists of microfilm containing diaries, correspondence, diplomatic documents, congressional material, legal and financial papers, newspapers and newspaper clippings. The correspondence of James and Richard Bayard forms the bulk of the collection. Topics include Federalist politics, the repeal of the Judiciary Act of 1800, the recharter of the first Bank of the United States, the War of 1812, and foreign affairs. James Bayard's letters, written while he was a part of the...
Dates: 1797 - 1868

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

Burlingame family papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-25
Scope and Contents This collection consists of microfilm containing correspondence and other papers of Anson Burlingame, his wife Jane Cornelia Livermore Burlingame, and their son Edward Livermore Burlingame. Subjects include Anson's service as U.S. minister to China and Edward's editorship at Scribner's. The collection includes memorabilia, diaries, maps, photos, and commissions from President Lincoln. Correspondents include William Cullen Bryant, Richard Henry Dana, John A. Dix, Gustave Dore, George du...
Dates: 1810 - 1922

Charles and Sara T. D. Robinson papers

 Collection
Identifier: LG-16
Scope and Contents This collection consists microfilm of correspondence, diaries, writings, accounts, clippings, and miscellaneous papers of Charles and his wife Sara T. D. Robinson The papers relate to the fight for a free Kansas and the early statehood period (1861-1863); personal, family, and business matters; construction of the University of Kansas; and local and national politics. Correspondents include F. G. Adams, Nathaniel Banks, George S. Boutwell, G. W. Brown, James H. Canfield, Charles Chadwick,...
Dates: 1834 - 1911

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

 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

Daniel E. Sickles correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: LG-40
Scope and Contents This collection consists of microfilm containing correspondence of Daniel E. Sickles, in part from his Civil War service, but primarily from his years as American ambassador to Spain.
Dates: 1859 - 1893

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Letters (correspondence) 34
United States -- Politics and government -- 19th century 19
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 14
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 11
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) 10
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State universities and colleges -- United States 10
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Slavery -- United States 7
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Antislavery movements -- United States 4
Confederate States of America 4
Kansas -- Politics and government 4
Maps 4
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Secession -- United States 4
Tariff -- United States 4
United States -- Foreign relations -- 19th century 4
Educational law and legislation -- United States 3
Great Britain -- Foreign relations 3
Kansas -- History 3
Legal instruments 3
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Postcards 3
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Causes 3
Abolitionists -- United States 2
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Education, Higher -- Kansas 2
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Lansing (Mich.) 2
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Michigan -- Social life and customs 2
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Ohio -- Politics and government 2
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Sound recordings 2
South Carolina -- Politics and government 2
Vermont -- Politics and government -- 19th century 2
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China -- Foreign relations -- United States 1
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College student government -- Michigan -- East Lansing 1
College students 1
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Commencement ceremonies 1
Commencement ceremonies -- Michigan -- East Lansing 1
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Confederate States of America -- Claims 1
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Confederate States of America -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain 1
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United States. Land Grant Act of 1862 8
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 7
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 4
New England Emigrant Aid Company 4
Robinson, Sara T. L. (Sara Tappan Lawrence), 1827-1911 4
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Seward, William H. (William Henry), 1801-1872 4
Blair, Francis Preston, 1791-1876 3
Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873 3
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 3
Fish, Hamilton, 1808-1893 3
Free Soil Party (U.S.) 3
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 3
Lawrence, Amos Adams, 1814-1886 3
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 3
Robinson, Charles, 1818-1894 3
Stanton, Edwin M. (Edwin McMasters), 1814-1869 3
Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 3
United States. Congress. Senate 3
Whig Party (U.S.) 3
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 2
Association of Land-Grant Colleges and Universities 2
Boutwell, George S. (George Sewall), 1818-1905 2
Clayton, John M. (John Middleton), 1796-1856 2
Cobb, Howell, 1815-1868 2
Cox, Jacob D. (Jacob Dolson), 1828-1900 2
Delahay, Mark W. (Mark William), 1818?-1879 2
Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890 2
Garfield, James A. (James Abram), 1831-1881 2
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 2
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875 2
Lamar, L. Q. C. (Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus), 1825-1893 2
Lane, James Henry, 1814-1866 2
Livermore, Arthur, 1766-1853 2
Madison, James, 1751-1836 2
Michigan State University. Board of Trustees 2
Morrill, Justin S. (Justin Smith), 1810-1898 2
Parker, Theodore, 1810-1860 2
Pickens, F. W. (Francis Wilkinson), 1805-1869 2
Pillsbury, Parker, 1809-1898 2
Porter, Wm. D. (William Dennison), 1810-1883 2
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 2
Smith, Gerrit, 1797-1874 2
Stephens, Alexander H. (Alexander Hamilton), 1812-1883 2
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) 2
Toombs, Robert Augustus, 1810-1885 2
United States. Kansas-Nebraska Act 2
University of Kansas 2
Wilson, Henry, 1812-1875 2
Yates, Richard, 1815-1873 2
Adams, F. G. (Franklin George), 1824-1899 1
Aldrich, A. P. 1
Allen, Elisha Hunt, 1804-1883 1
Alvord, Bert 1
Anderson, Robert T., 1928- 1
Anthony, Henry B. (Henry Bowen), 1815-1884 1
Badger, George E., 1795-1866 1
Bancroft, George, 1800-1891 1
Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss, 1816-1894 1
Barclay, R. C., active 1861 1
Bassett, Richard, 1745-1815 1
Battle Creek College (Battle Creek, Mich.) 1
Bayard family (James Asheton Bayard, 1767-1815) 1
Bayard, Andrew, 1762-1833 1
Bayard, James A. (James Asheton), 1767-1815 1
Bayard, Richard H. (Richard Henry), 1796-1868 1
Beasley, Reuben Gaunt 1
Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893 1
Bell, John, 1796-1869 1
Benjamin, J. P. (Judah Philip), 1811-1884 1
Birney, John 1
Bissell, William H. (William Henry), 1811-1860 1
Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893 1
Blair, Montgomery, 1813-1883 1
Blauch, Lloyd E., 1889-1974 1
Bollmann, Erick, 1769-1821 1
Bonham, Milledge L. (Milledge Luke), 1813-1890 1
Boyce, Ker 1
Bradford, Gamaliel, 1831-1911 1
Brady, Thomas Allan, 1902-1964 1
Bragg, Edward S. (Edward Stuyvesant), 1827-1912 1
Briggs, James A., -1889 1
Brisbane, A. H. (Abbott Hall), 1804-1861 1
Brown, George W. (George Washington), 1820-1915 1
Brown, John, 1800-1859 1
Brown, Orlando, 1801-1867 1
Browne, Francis F. (Francis Fisher), 1843-1913 1
Browning, Orville Hickman, 1806-1881 1
Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878 1
Bulloch, James Dunwody, 1823-1901 1
Burlingame, Anson, 1820-1870 1
Burlingame, Edward L. (Edward Livermore), 1848-1922 1
Burlingame, Jane Cornelia Livermore 1
Burnley, Albert T. (Albert Triplett), 1800-1861 1
Butler, Pierce Mason, 1798-1847 1
Calhoun, John C. (John Caldwell), 1782-1850 1
Cameron, J. D. (James Donald), 1833-1918 1
Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889 1
Canfield, James Hulme, 1847-1909 1
Cathcart, C. W. (Charles William), 1809-1888 1
Cathcart, James L. (James Leander), 1767-1843 1
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