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The Morgan Library & Museum

225 Madison Avenue

New York, NY 10016

Description:

The Morgan Library & Museum provides a variety of specialized services for individuals interested in or researching its holdings.

 

http://www.themorgan.org/research/default.asp

Categories: William Harrison, John Tyler, Millard Fillmore, James Buchanan, Andrew Johnson, Ulysses S. Grant, Rutherford B. Hayes, James A. Garfield,

Collections:
Program of order of performance of funeral solemnities (on the death of William Henry Harrison), 184
Printed document filled out by another hand and signed by Fillmore, 10 May 1852
Henry A. Wise to James Buchanan, 20 March 1857
George E. Pugh to James Buchanan, 6 March 1857
Andrew Johnson. Pardons. Amnesty Requests. Letters of Recommendation.
John Frederick Hartranft to James A. Garfield, 3 March 1881
John Tyler to Doctor Henry Curtis, 31 March 1836
Daniel Colman De Jarnette to James Buchanan,  28 May 1860
Lazarus Whitehead Powell to James Buchanan, 19 August 1859
James Buchanan to Henry A. Wise, 23 November 1857
Ulysses S. Grant items, Morgan Library
Letters from Calvin Coolidge, regarding his autobiography
John Tyler to to Mr. Williams, 30 January 1843
Thomas Langrell Harris to James Buchanan, 3 March 1857
John Anthony Quitman to James Buchanan, 7 March 1857
James Buchanan to S. Medary, 25 August 1859
Joseph Emerson Brown to President Garfield, 18 March 1881
Chester Alan Arthur, Various Letters, 1882-83
John Tyler to Mr. and Mrs. Charles Dickens, 15 March 1842
Henry Eugene Davies to James Buchanan, 4 January 1861
Robert Ward Johnson to James Buchanan, 9 March 1857
Tobert Augustus Toombs to James Buchanan, [n.d]
Abel D. Streight to President Garfield, 7 May 1880
Grover Cleveland Various Correspondence
John Tyler to Mr. Claiborne, 12 July 1843
David Settle Reid to James Buchanan, [1857]
Charles James Faulkner to James Buchanan, 27 February 1858
Shelton Farrar Leake to James Buchanan, 25 February 1858
William W. Dudley to James A. Garfield, 27 January 1881
Various Letters from William H. Taft, 1885-1912
Millard Fillmore to the Secretary of State, 17 March 1852
James Buchanan. Printed document signed by Buchanan, 13 September 1860
John Letcher to James Buchanan, 13 June 1860
William Walters Boyce to James Buchanan, 5 April 1858
James Garfield to Sir Moses Montefiore, 30 April 1881
Millard Fillmore. Autograph signature to document, 13 November 1852
George Wallace Jones to James Buchanan, 9 March 1859
James Buchanan. Printed document signed by Buchanan, 20 December 1859
Thomas Bragg to James Buchanan, 25 February 1857
Abel D. Streight to James A. Garfield, 16 June 1880
William Henry Harrison to Sam’l. H. Guthrie, 1840 July 15
Printed invitation from Millard Fillmore to William Makepeace Thackeray, 22 February 1853
Arthur P. Bagby to James Buchanan, 14 March 1857
William Smith to James Buchanan, 27 February 1858
Lazarus Whitehead Powell to James Buchanan, 30 December 1859
Waitman Thomas Willey to James A. Garfield, 23 March 1881

Note that this is an incomplete collections list. Please contact the organization directly for the most current information about their holdings.


Program of order of performance of funeral solemnities (on the death of William Henry Harrison), 184

1 item (1 p.) ; (4to)
Broadside.
President of the United States, 1841.
 

 

OCLC Permalink http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270511237

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- William Harrison

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Printed document filled out by another hand and signed by Fillmore, 10 May 1852

Authorizing a letter to the President of the Argentine Confederation introducing R.C. Schenck (Robert Cumming Schenck)

From Nicolay, Lincoln, p. 102

 

http://www.worldcat.org/title/printed-document-filled-out-by-another-hand-and-signed-by-fillmore-washington-1852-may-10/oclc/78754406

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- Millard Fillmore

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Henry A. Wise to James Buchanan, 20 March 1857

1 item (1 p.) ; (12mo)
From Lossing, Pictorial History, v. I.
Urging him to retain Bowyer Miller of Fincastle, Virginia as United States District Attorney for Western Virginia.
American lawyer and politician; governor of Virginia.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270588282

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- James Buchanan

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George E. Pugh to James Buchanan, 6 March 1857

1 item (1 p.) ; (8vo)
With docketing leaf.
From Lossing. Pictorial History, v. I.
Recommending Lewis W. Sifford, as U.S. Marshal for the Southern District of Ohio.
Senator from Ohio.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270615782

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- James Buchanan

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Andrew Johnson. Pardons. Amnesty Requests. Letters of Recommendation.

Multiple items related to Andrew Johnson. Check online for additional items at the Morgan Library not listed here.

 

Andrew Johnson pardon for L.M. Mays of Williamson County, Texas : Washington, 18 November 18651 item (2 p.) ; (fol.) With seal. Signed with the facsimile signatures of Johnson and Seward, Secretary of State. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270496327

 

Appointment. 2 March 1867. Appointing George Butler Major in the Marine corps. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270493907

 

Emile S. M. LeBreton to Andrew Johnson 19 June 1865. From Battles and Leaders, v. VI. Accompanied by a printed oath of allegiance, filled out and signed. Being a petition for his pardon and release. Louisiana military officer. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270595768

 

James Harlan to Andrew Johnson, 19 December 1865. From Nicolay and Hay, Lincoln, v. VI. Submitting a nomination for appointment of Franklin H. Head to be Supervisor of Indian Affairs for the territory of Utah. United States Secretary of Interior. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270510442

 

John M. Reece to Andrew Johnson. Petition, 17 June 1865. 1 item (2 pages) ; (8vo) From Battles and Leaders, v. VIII. With the printed oath signed, dated 19 June, 1865. Asking for amnesty.
N.C. major. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270616510

 

Abraham Lincoln to Major General [Ulysses S.] Grant, Governor [Andrew] Johnson and others, 1862 Oct. 21. 1 item (2 p.) ; 24.9 cm On "Executive Mansion" letterhead stationery. Docketed and endorsed on the verso. Introducing Thomas R. Smith, a citizen of Tennessee, and asking their assistance in the forthcoming Tennessee elections. Lincoln, Collected Works, 1953, v. 5, p. 470-1.

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270593014

 

John VanSchaick Lansing Pruyn to Andrew ohnson, 4 April 1867. 1 item (1 p.) ; (8vo) From Arnold. Lincoln and Slavery, p. 466. Recommending J.M. Woolworth as U.S. District Judge for Nebraska.
American lawyer. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270615762

 

Parke Godwin to Andrew Johnson, 10 July 1865. 1 item (2 p.) ; (8vo) From Nicolay and Hay, Lincoln, v. VI. Recommending Martin Thatcher as U.S. Marshal for New York. American journalist and author. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/269577137

 

Michael B. Locke to Andrew Johnson, 17 June 1865. 1 item (2 pages) ; (12mo and 8vo) From Battles and Leaders, v. V. Accompanied by a printed oath of allegiance, filled out and signed. Being a petition for his pardon and release. Lt. Col. 1st Alabama Infantry. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270591535

 

Joseph Pomeroy Buckland to Andrew Johnson, 7 February 1867. 1 item (1 p.) ; (8vo) From Battles and Leaders, v. II. Signed also by Reps. Delano, Hubbell, Welker, Lawrence, Eckley, and Bingham.
Recommending Cooper K. Watson for District Attorney of the Northern District of Ohio. U.S. Rep. from Ohio. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270530888
 

William S. Rowan to Andrew Johnson, 17 Juner 1865. 1 item (1 page) ; (8vo) From Battles and Leaders, v. VII. Asking for amnesty. Confederate soldier. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270619169
 

William L. Wingfield to Andrew Johsnon, Military Prison, Johnson's Island. 11 July 1865. 1 item (2 pages) ; (8vo) From "Battles and Leaders," v. I. Accompanied by an "Amnesty Oath" in his autograph, signed, sworn and subscribed to in the presence of Major Lee. Asking that he be released from prison and returned to Virginia. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270587850

 

Stephen M. Boykin to Andrew Johnson, 16 June 1865. 1 item (2 pages) ; (8vo) From Battles and Leaders. v. VII. With docketing leaf. Asking for amnesty. S.C. Colonel. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270132668
 

Morton S. Wilkinson to Andrew Johnson, 17 November 1867. 1 item (1 p.) ; (8vo) From Nicolay and Hay, "Lincoln," v. 8. Recommending B.F. Loan for a judgeship. United States Representative and Senator from Minnesota. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270588581

 

Thaddeus D. Love, Jr. to Andrew Johnson, 17 June 1865. 1 item (1 page) ; (8vo) From Battles and Leaders, v. VIII. Asking for amnesty. North Carolina Major. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270591939

 

Joseph D. Wilson to Andrew Johnson, 5 July 1865. 1 item (3 pages) ; (8vo) From Battles and Leaders, v. VII.  With autograph card signed. Asking for amnesty. Tennessee Lieutenant-Colonel. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270588907

 

Grayson Tyler to Andrew Johnson, 10 July 1865. 1 item (2 pages) ; (8vo) From Battles and Leaders, v. IV.  With autograph oath signed. Asking for pardon. Virginia Lieut-Col. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270573698

 

Joseph N. Brown to Andrew Johnson, 6 July 1865. 1 item (2 pages) ; (8vo) From: Battles and Leaders, v. 4.  With autograph oath signed. Asking for pardon. S.C. Colonel and lawyer. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270903122

 

John Alexander McClernand to Andrew Johsnon, 27 June 1867. 1 item (1 p.) ; (8vo) From Lossing. "Pictorial History," v. IV.  Recommending Ira O. Wilkinson for a judgeship in Nebraska. American congressman. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270607053

 

Hermon Carlton to Andrew Johnson, 6 June 1865. 1 item (1 page) ; (8vo) From Battles and Leaders, v. IV. Asking for a pardon. Arkansas lawyer and soldier. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270133421

 

John S. Norris to Andrew Johnson, 7 July 1865. 1 item (1 page) ; (8vo) From Battles and Leaders, v. VII.  Asking for amnesty. Georgia major. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270611635

 

William Alexander Richardson to Andrew Johnson, 13 August 1866. 1 item (1 p.) ; (8vo) With docketing leaf. Signed also by George L. Miller, S.M. Curran and J. Sterling Morton.
From Nicolay & Hay. Lincoln, v. 2, p. 24. Asking the removal from office of E.S. Dundy and the appointment in his place of Milton D. Browning as U.S. District Judge.
American politician. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270617514

 

Thomas Washington Egan to Andrew Johnson, 3 September 1868. 1 item (1 p.) ; (12mo) From Nicolay & Hay. Lincoln, v. 9.  Recommending Charles R. Cornwell, as U.S. Marshal of New Jersey.
American Army Oficer.http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270743208

 






 


 

 

 


 

 





 

 


 

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John Frederick Hartranft to James A. Garfield, 3 March 1881

From American soldier and Governor of Pennsylvania John Frederick Hartranft (1830-1889) to President James A. Garfield recommending Isaac H. Shields, for a judicial position in one of the territories, March 3, 1881. Letter signed : "Custom House," Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. From Lossing, Pictorial History, v. V.

 

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270510124

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- James A. Garfield

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John Tyler to Doctor Henry Curtis, 31 March 1836

1 item (1 p.) ; (8vo)
Concerning his candidature for Hanover.
President U.S. 1841-1845.
 

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270573711

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- John Tyler

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Daniel Colman De Jarnette to James Buchanan,  28 May 1860

1 item (2 p.) ; (8vo)
From Nicolay & Hay. Lincoln, v. 3, p. 146.
Recommending P.H. Aylett as District Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270531032

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- James Buchanan

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Lazarus Whitehead Powell to James Buchanan, 19 August 1859

1 item (1 p.) ; (8vo)
Docketed.
From Lossing. Pictorial History, v. I.
Recommending John W. Bittenger for an office.
Gov. of Kentucky; U.S. Senator.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270618874

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1 item

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- James Buchanan

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James Buchanan to Henry A. Wise, 23 November 1857

1 item (2 p.) ; (8vo)
Concerning his presidential campaign and referring to Robert J. Walker, Gov. of Kansas.
President of United States 1857-1861.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270530868

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- James Buchanan

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Ulysses S. Grant items, Morgan Library

Letters to and from Grant. See following OCLC numbers for individual item records: 

48646630
269561453
269587270
269567373
269587502
269593945
269595667
269587258
269587099
270899278
270622350
270617283
270612499
270531104
270634500
270538091
270610689
270471029
270135714
270662637
270133475
270615946
270612505
270612906
270487215
270586251
269597329

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25 items

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- Ulysses S. Grant

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Letters from Calvin Coolidge, regarding his autobiography

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270528419

John William Burgess (1844-1931) to Calvin Coolidge, January 1, 1930. Bound with Calvin Coolidge's autograph manuscript signed of his Autobiography and accompanying letters and photographs. Complimenting him on his Autobiography. The letter was intended to serve as an introduction to Coolidge's autograph manuscript of his Autobiography.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270527888

Calvin Coolidge to J.P. Morgan, February 16, 1929. Thanking him for undertaking the work on the Committee of Experts for the Reparations Commission.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/869009414

Calvin Coolidge to J.P. Morgan Jr., July 9, 1931.Bound with Calvin Coolidge's autograph manuscript signed of his Autobiography and accompanying letters and photographs. Sending him the letter Coolidge wrote to his father in which he predicts that he will win the 1924 election; telling him he had a "most enjoyable visit" to the Morgan Library; saying that he would be "delighted" to send a portion of the manuscript of his autobiography to the Morgan Library; thanking him for his "hospitality and many acts of kindness.".

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270536326

Daniel Webster : autograph manuscript review signed, 1929 written by Calvin Coolidge. Written in pencil on paper lettered "The Vice-President's Chamber, Washington" on the verso.

Probably a review of a biography of Webster by Allan L. Benson.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/868998835

Calvin Coolidge to his father, John C. Coolidge, November 1, 1924. Written on letterhead stationery of the White House. Bound with Calvin Coolidge's autograph manuscript signed of his Autobiography and accompanying letters and photographs. Predicting his election in the 1924 election.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/869010290

Calvin Coolidge to Belle da Costa Greene, May 23, 1932. Bound with Calvin Coolidge's autograph manuscript signed of his Autobiography and accompanying letters and photographs. Telling her that the "appropriate color of binding [for his Autobiography] is dark blue"; enclosing a letter written by Professor Burgess (MA 1094.5 in this collection) that he would like "bound as an introduction to [his] autobiography"; explaining that he is not sending certain parts of his Autobiography because they were written by dictation.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/869009978

Calvin Coolidge to "The J.P. Morgan Library," July 10, 1931. With a note in pencil: "Mr. Morgan has made acknowledgement of these documents," dated July 15, 1931. Bound with Calvin Coolidge's autograph manuscript signed of his Autobiography and accompanying letters and photographs. See MA 1094.1 for more information about the items in this collection. Sending the Morgan Library the partial manuscript of his Autobiography: "I do not know whether you will find it of any use, or whether you will desire to keep all of it. I shall be delighted to present to the library any or all of that which I am sending.".

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270511818

Calving Coolidge's Autobiography manuscript. Includes the envelope in which Coolidge mailed the manuscript to the Morgan, postmarked "Northampton, Mass., Jul 10, 1931." One photograph of Coolidge (MA 1094.6) is laid in rather than bound into the volume. The manuscript of chapters 2, 3, and 4 of Coolidge's autobiography, written in pencil on paper headed "The Vice-President's Chambers, Washington" and "Calvin Coolidge Northampton, Massachusetts," signed "Calvin Coolidge, 1929" on the final page. Chapters 1, 5, 6 and 7 were dictated and therefore not included in Coolidge's gift. Blue leather with blind tooling incorporating the initials "CC," by Duprez-Lahey (36.6 cm). Binding also includes a miniature book of Coolidge's Autobiography on a ribbon bookmark.

The autobiography was published serially in Hearst's International-Cosmopolitan, 1929. v. LXXXVI, nos. 4-6 (April-June) and v. LXXXVII, nos. 1-6 (July-December); the book appeared the end of the same year. The printed copy has many minor alterations all of which are detailed in The Autobiography of Calvin Coolidge, New York, Cosmopolitan Book Corporation, 1931.

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95 pages

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- Calvin Coolidge

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John Tyler to to Mr. Williams, 30 January 1843

1 item (1 p.) ; (8vo)
Concerning payment for cigars.
President U.S. 1841-1845.
 

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270573714

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- John Tyler

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Thomas Langrell Harris to James Buchanan, 3 March 1857


1 item (1 p.) ; (8vo)
With docketing slip.
From Nicolay and Hay, Lincoln, v. 1, p. 72.
Recommending George I. Summers as United States District Attorney in Alabama.
Representative from Illinois.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270506127

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- James Buchanan

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John Anthony Quitman to James Buchanan, 7 March 1857

1 item (1 p.) ; (8vo)
From Nicolay & Hay. Lincoln, v. 3, p. 209.
Recommending Col. Thomas H. Dunn as a U.S. Marshal.
American lawyer and politician.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270616022

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- James Buchanan

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James Buchanan to S. Medary, 25 August 1859

1 item (1 p.) ; (12mo)
Concerning slavery in Kansas.
President of United States 1857-1861.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270530874

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1 item

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- James Buchanan

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Joseph Emerson Brown to President Garfield, 18 March 1881

Governor of Georgia and U.S. Senator Joseph Emerson Brown (1821-1894) writing to President Garfield, recommending Mr. Rudolph as U.S. Marshal, March 18, 1881. From: Lossing. Pictorial History, v. 6.

 

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270903110

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1 page

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- James A. Garfield

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Chester Alan Arthur, Various Letters, 1882-83

Arthur, Chester Alan, 1829-1886.

 

Chester Alan Arthur, New York, to Cyrus W. Field, [18--] Apr. 17. Accepting an invitation. Part of a large collection of letters to Cyrus Field and documents related to the first transatlantic telegraph cable. Items in the collection are described in separate records; see MA 139 for more information.

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270131653

 

Alexander Ramsay (1815-1903), Governor of and Senator from Minnesota. Ramsay writes from St. Paul, to President Chester A. Arthur, January 15, 1882. Recommending J.P. Kidder for reappointment as a judge of the Supreme Court of the Dakota Territory. From Lossing. Pictorial History, v. I.
https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270616195

 

Woodford, Stewart Lyndon, 1835-1913. American soldier and diplomat. Woodford, New York, to President Chester A. Arthur, February 16, 1882. Suggesting the name of John A. Hutchinson as U.S. Attorney for West Virginia. From Lossing, Pictorial History, v. VI.
https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270583927

 

Newman, John Philip, 1826-1899. Methodist Episcopal Bishop. Newman, New York, to President Chester A. Arthur, March 16, 1882. Recommending a judge for reappointment. From Nicolay & Hay. Lincoln, v. VI.
https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270610592

 

King, Rufus, 1817-1891. King, Cincinnati, to President Chester A. Arthur, July 1, 1882. Recommending the appointment of John A. Hutchinson as United States District Attorney in the District of West Virginia. From Battles and Leaders, v. IV.
https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270486932

 

Lincoln, Robert Todd, 1843-1926. United States Secretary of War. Robert Todd Lincoln, Washington City, to the President Chester A. Arthur, September 7, 1882. Asking that Jay Stone be commissioned a Notary Public in and for the District of Columbia. From Nicolay and Hay. Lincoln, v. 10.

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270593105

 

Arnold, Isaac N., 1815-1884. American lawyer and politician. Arnold, Chicago, to the President Chester A. Arthur, November 14, 1882. Recommending Judge E.S. Williams for a territorial judgeship. From Lossing. Pictorial History, vol. I.

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270131510

 

Yeaman, George Helm, 1829-1908. U.S. representative from Kentucky. Yeamen, New York, to President Chester A. Arthur, October 6, 1883. Recommending James Z. Moore for appointment as a territorial judge. From Nicolay & Hay, Lincoln, v. VI.

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270584470

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14 pages

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- Chester A. Arthur

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John Tyler to Mr. and Mrs. Charles Dickens, 15 March 1842

1 item (1 p.) ; 18.3 cm.
Part of a large collection of letters related to Charles and Catherine Dickens. Items in the collection are described in individual records; see MA 104 for more information.
Saying he "will be pleased to see Mr. & Mrs. Dickens this evening at 8 o'clock.".
President of the United States.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/269541299

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1 item

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- John Tyler

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Henry Eugene Davies to James Buchanan, 4 January 1861

1 item (2 p.) ; (8vo)
From Nicolay & Hay. Lincoln, v. 10.
Supporting Erastus Cooke as a candidate for District Attorney in the Southern District of New York.
American soldier and jurist.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270514781

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1 item

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- James Buchanan

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Robert Ward Johnson to James Buchanan, 9 March 1857

1 item (1 page) ; (8vo)
Also signed by A. Rust and W.K. Sebastian.
From Arnold. Lincoln and Slavery, p. 474.
Asking the reappointment of John Quindley as an Arkansas marshal.
American lawyer and congressman.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270491191

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1 item

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- James Buchanan

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Tobert Augustus Toombs to James Buchanan, [n.d]

1 item (1 p.) ; (8vo)
From Arnold. Lincoln and Slavery, p. 162.
Signed also by J.W.H. Underwood, A. Iverson, M.J. Crawford, P.E. Love, J.J. Jones, and L.J. Gartrell.
Recommending E.R. Hardin as an associate justice for the Supreme Court of the Territory of Utah.
C.S.A. general and secretary of state.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270572818

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- James Buchanan

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Abel D. Streight to President Garfield, 7 May 1880

Letter from Abel D. Streight ( -1892) recommending J.Q. Thompson for a position in the Interior Department to President James A. Garfield, May 7, 1880. Streight was an American army officer from Indianapolis, Indiana. From Nicolay and Hay, Lincoln, v. 8.

 

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270580880

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1 page

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- James A. Garfield

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Grover Cleveland Various Correspondence

Cleveland, Grover, 1837-1908. U.S. President.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/863161129

Collection of autograph letters and manuscripts : New York, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, etc., 1864-1910 June 16. Collection consists of several letters and manuscripts of Cleveland and correspondence between George F. Parker and J. Pierpont Morgan, described in individual records. Blue leather gilt by Stikeman & Co.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270904064

ALS, Grover Cleveland, Upper Saranac Lake, NY, to Jeannette L. and Joseph B. Gilder, August 23, 1884. Paying tribute to Oliver Wendell Holmes on his 75th birthday. Part of a large collection of letters and poems written as tributes to Oliver Wendell Holmes on his 75th birthday. Written on stationery with "Executive Mansion, Albany" printed at the top.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270904059

ALS, Grover Cleveland, Washington, D.C., to James H. Manning, Managing Editor of the Albany Argus, January 16, 1888. Congratulating the paper on its 75th anniversary and praising newspapers in general.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270926683

 

Autograph draft of his fourth annual message sent to Congress at the opening of the session, ca. December 3, 1888. A copy of Cleveland's State of the Union address from 1888; the first session of Congress was held on Dec. 3 in 1888.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270926688

Copy of a speech delivered in Philadelphia, January 8, 1891. In the autograph of Frances Cleveland, with her signed note on p. 1: "This copy of Mr. Cleveland's 'Philadelphia Speech' was made by me. Frances F. Cleveland."

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/863154548

Autograph draft of a speech delivered in Philadelphia, January 8, 1891. With Cleveland's emendations throughout. This speech was given at the banquet of the Young Men's Democratic Association in Philadelphia, Jan. 8, 1891.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270904057

Autograph copy of President Cleveland's speech delivered in Philadelphia, January 8, 1891. Cleveland, Frances Folsom (afterwards Mrs. Preston), 1864-

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270926689 

Autograph draft of a letter : New York, to E. Ellery Anderson, February 10, 1891. Concerning a meeting in New York to protest against free silver.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270904066

ALS, Grover Cleveland, Lakewood, N.J. March 9, 1892. Concerning his candidature for president.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270618786

ALS, Henry Codman Potter, New York, to Grover Cleveland, June 1, 1892. Thanking him for a copy of his State Papers. Potter, Henry Codman, 1835-1908.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270874890

Typed letter signed : Mills Building, New York, to Julius Harburger in Pernambuco, Brazil, January 9, 1893. With a letter in the third person to the 7th Company of the 7th Regiment of the New York State National Guard, declining an invitation. Thanking him for the catamaran sent to his daughter.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270904061 

ALS, Grover Cleveland, Buzzards Bay, Mass., to Charles B. Cary, August 23, 1896. Regretting that his engagements do not permit him to accept an invitation to fish in Cary's ponds.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270904068 

Typewritten letter dictated by Grover Cleveland's secretary : Executive Mansion, Washington, to Professor William Dwight, June 11, 1898.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270926714

Autograph letter signed : Buckingham Hotel [New York?], to Joseph H. Choate, [190-?]. Offering him a nomination as director of the Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270926705  

Autograph draft of a statement : [New York], to the policy holders in the Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States, June 28, 1905. Date and place of writing are from George F. Parker's description of the item in his autograph letter signed to J. Pierpont Morgan dated June 16, 1910. Discussing business matters.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270610615 

ALS, George F. Parker, New York, to J. Pierpont Morgan, June 16, 1910. On letterhead stationery of the Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States. Presenting him with autograph manuscripts of Grover Cleveland.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270610617  

ALS, George F. Parker, New York, to J. Pierpont Morgan, November 15, 1910. Sending Morgan manuscripts written by Grover Cleveland. Written on letterhead stationery.

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John Tyler to Mr. Claiborne, 12 July 1843

1 item (3 p.) ; (8vo)
Concerning Claiborne's relations to Mr. Graves.
President U.S. 1841-1845.
 

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270573718

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David Settle Reid to James Buchanan, [1857]

1 item (1 p.) ; (8vo)
With docketing leaf.
Signed also by Asa Biggs, Thomas Ruffin, F. Burton Craige, Warren Winslow, and T.L. Clingman.
From Lossing. Pictorial History, v. 1.
Recommending the reappointment of Wesley Jones as U.S. Marshal for North Carolina.
Sen. and Rep. from N.C.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270616616

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Charles James Faulkner to James Buchanan, 27 February 1858

1 item (2 p.) ; (8vo)
From Lossing. Pictorial History, v. II.
Recommending P. H. Aylett as U.S. District Attorney for Eastern Virginia.
Representative from Virginia and West Virginia.

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270530793
 

James Buchanan to Charles James Faulkner, 8 July 1858

1 item (4 p.) ; (12mo)
Marked "Private & Confidential".
Concerning his presidential campaign and referring to his biographies and Henry Clay, John Quincy Adams and Gen. Jackson.
President of United States 1857-1861.
 

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270531289

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Shelton Farrar Leake to James Buchanan, 25 February 1858

1 item (1 p.) ; (8vo)
From Nicolay and Hay. Lincoln, v. 2, p. 422.
Recommending P. H. Aylett as United States district attorney for the eastern district of Virginia.
Representative from Virginia.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270597209

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William W. Dudley to James A. Garfield, 27 January 1881

Dudley, William W. (William Wade), 1842-1909, American soldier, writing to President Elect Garfield recommending Major Jonathan W. Gordon for the office of Solicitor General, January 27, 1881. From Battles and Leaders, v. IV.

 

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270744276

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- James A. Garfield

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Various Letters from William H. Taft, 1885-1912

Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930. 

 

Autograph signature to typewritten letter : Cincinnati, to his firend and Yale classmate, Clarence H. Kelsey, 1885 May 5.

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270574614

 

Autograph signature to a typewritten letter : Washington, to Mr. Albert H. Walker, 1910 Jan. 24.

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270580552

 

Autograph signature to typewritten letter : Washington, to Norris S. Lippitt, 1910 Jan. 26. Concerning William McKinley.

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/83730455

 

Autograph signature to typewritten letter : Washington, to J.P. Morgan, 1912 Nov. 20. Accepting gift of letters and documents by signers of Declaration of Independence to the Library of Congress.

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/82603202

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- William Taft

- William McKinley

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Millard Fillmore to the Secretary of State, 17 March 1852

1 item (2 p.) ; (8vo)
Transmitting a letter and a report, and suggesting action by the District Attorney in a certain matter.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270518598

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- Millard Fillmore

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James Buchanan. Printed document signed by Buchanan, 13 September 1860

1 item (1 p.) ; (8vo)
From Schurz. Abraham Lincoln. 1907.
Authorizing and directing the Secretary of State to affix the seal of the U. S. to a warrant for the pardon of Minard Granger.
President of United States.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270538582

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John Letcher to James Buchanan, 13 June 1860

1 item (2 p.) ; (8vo)
From Battles and Leaders, v. I, p. 120.
Recommending Judge John W. Brokenbrough for a judgeship.
Governor of Virginia.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270591184

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William Walters Boyce to James Buchanan, 5 April 1858

1 item (2 p.) ; (8vo)
Signed also by: H.C. Burnett, J.S. Caskie, M.R.H. Garnett, J.S. Millson, T.F. Bowie, T.S. Bocock, W.P. Miles, and L.M. Keitt.
From Lossing. Pictorial History, vol. I.
Recommending Edward G. Loring for office.
Representative from South Carolina.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270131819

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James Garfield to Sir Moses Montefiore, 30 April 1881

President James Abram Garfield (1831-1881) writing to Sir Moses Montefiore confirming that the pen-holder used in the preparation of his inaugural address was the one of olive wood grown in Palestine that had been sent to him by Alfred A. Marcus of Boston, written April 30, 1881.

 

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/269597309

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- James A. Garfield

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Millard Fillmore. Autograph signature to document, 13 November 1852

1 item (1 p.) ; (4to)
Authorising the seal of the United States to be affixed to a full power authorising Capt. M. C. Perry to sign a treaty with the emperor of Japan.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270477301

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George Wallace Jones to James Buchanan, 9 March 1859

1 item (4 p.) ; (8vo)
A four-line autograph endorsement of Stiles by J. W. Denver has been added.
From Nicolay & Hay. "Lincoln," v. 8.
Recommending Judge George P. Stiles for a judgeship in Utah and telling of his relationship with the Mormons.
American senator and diplomat.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270495248

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- James Buchanan

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James Buchanan. Printed document signed by Buchanan, 20 December 1859

1 item (1 p.) ; (8vo)
From Battles and Leaders. v. I, p. 16.
Authorizing the Secretary of State to affix the Seal of the U. S. to a warrant of commutation of the sentence of Guillot Faustin Elay.
President of United States.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270535257

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Thomas Bragg to James Buchanan, 25 February 1857

1 item (1 p.) ; (8vo)
Docketed.
Recommending the reappointment of Wesley Jones as U.S. Marshall for North Carolina.
North Carolina Senator, Attorney General.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270133638

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Abel D. Streight to James A. Garfield, 16 June 1880

Letter from Union officer Abel D. Streight ( -1892) to President James A. Garfield recommending Gen. R.S. Foster for United States Marshal of Indiana, June 16, 1880. From Battles and Leaders, v. 8.

 

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270574817

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William Henry Harrison to Sam’l. H. Guthrie, 1840 July 15

Referring to the demands of office seekers, and refuting the idea that he has witheld political opinions.

 

Call number: Misc. American Presidents/Record ID no. 105390

 

OCLC Permalink http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/270502893

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Printed invitation from Millard Fillmore to William Makepeace Thackeray, 22 February 1853

1 item (1 p.) ; (12mo)
American president.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270857907

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Arthur P. Bagby to James Buchanan, 14 March 1857

1 item (1 p.) ; (8vo)
From Battles and Leaders, v. VI, p. 578.
Recommending his son as U.S. Attorney for that Judicial District.
Governor of Alabama; Senator and diplomat.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270133495

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William Smith to James Buchanan, 27 February 1858

1 item (2 p.) ; (8vo)
From Nicolay and Hay, Lincoln, v. VI.
Recommending Patrick Henry Aylett as U.S. District Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia.
Governor of Virginia.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270664056

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Lazarus Whitehead Powell to James Buchanan, 30 December 1859

1 item (2 p.) ; (12mo)
With address and endorsed.
From Raymond. Abraham Lincoln.
Recommending George I. Summers for the office of U.S. District Attorney for the Southern District of Alabama.
Gov. of Kentucky; U.S. senator.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270618867

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Waitman Thomas Willey to James A. Garfield, 23 March 1881

United States Senator for West Virginia Waitman Thomas Willey (1811-1900) recommending J. Marshall Hagans [his son-in-law] for a position in government service to President James A. Garfield, March 23, 1881, Morgantown, West Virginia. From Lossing, "Pictorial History," v. II.

 

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/270587874

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