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The Special Collections Research Center is home to the University of Chicago Library's rare books, archives, and manuscript collections.  Special Collections is a vibrant, interactive place to conduct research, engage in classes using original sources, and view changing exhibitions.

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Categories: John Tyler, Zachary Taylor, Millard Fillmore, James Buchanan, Abraham Lincoln, Andrew Johnson, Ulysses S. Grant, Rutherford B. Hayes, James A. Garfield,

Collections:
Peleg Sprague to Jacob Burnett [sic], n.p., 15 April 1848
Ralph Isaac Ingersoll to James Buchanan, 12 February 1860
Hamilton Fish to Ulysses S. Grant, 13 Mar. 1875
Levi P. Morton to Ulysses S. Grant, 28 Dec. 1876
John Franklin Miller to Chester A. Arthur, ca. 1882
Amos Lewes Shoemaker to Zachary Taylor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 9 December 1848
Andrew Johnson. Letters and Documents
Ulysses S. Grant to Forbes, Hopkins [sic] and Keswick,10 May 1879
Patronage and other letters to the Johnson, Grant, Hayes, and Garfield administrations, 1865-1881
S.J.R. McMillan to Chester A. Arthur, 28 Jan. 1882
Commission appointing Abraham Lincoln Secretary of the Territory of Oregon : true copy, 9 Aug. 1849
Andrew Johnson. Letters and Documents
Isaac Ferris to Ulysses S. Grant, 20 June 1870
Booth, Newton, Letter to Rutherford B. Hayes, 15 January 1879
Grover Cleveland Miscellaneous Letters
Account of Abraham Lincoln’s defeat for a seat in the Whig national convention of 1848 : manuscript,
Abraham Lincoln to Andrew Johnson, 26 March 1863
Timothy Howe to Ulysses S. Grant, 20 Mar. 1873
Shellabarger, Samuel, to Rutherford B. Hayes, 10 June 1878
Millard Fillmore to [Daniel Webster?], 19 December 1851
Appointment of Patrick Henry Conger as agent for the Yanctou Sioux Indians, 13 June 1866
Edwin D. Morgan to Ulysses S. Grant, 5 Dec. 1870
Joseph P. Bradley to James A. Garfield, 8 March 1881
Fuite [sic] Hill, to Zachary Taylor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1848 Dec. 9
Andrew Johnson. Commission appointing J. Burnham Kinsman colonel, 5 April 1866
Alexander H. Bullock to Ulysses S. Grant, 22 Feb. 1871
Frederick Douglass to J.M. Dalzell, 14 February 1881
William W. Eaton to James Buchanan, 16 February 1860
Nathan Clifford to Ulysses S. Grant, 14 Jan. 1875
Horace Porter to Adelbert Ames, 1 Sept. 1869
Letters to the Johnson, Grant, Hayes, and Garfield administrations, 1865-1881
U.S. Department of State to Philip R. Fendall, Washington, D.C., 27 August 1842
James Buchanan to Stephen A. Douglas, 4 October 1856
Alvin Saunders to Ulysses S. Grant, 21 Apr. 1869
Alvin Saunders to Ulysses S. Grant, 21 Apr. 1869
Nelson W. Aldrich to Chester A. Arthur, 6 March 1883

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


Peleg Sprague to Jacob Burnett [sic], n.p., 15 April 1848

1 item (2 p.).
Tipped into: Autobiography of seventy years / by George F. Hoar, call # alc E664.H6H6 Rare.
Ex libris: Frank O. Lowden.
Letter faces p.178, v.1.
Autograph letter signed. Sprague thanks Burnet for a copy of his Notes on the Northwestern Territory. He also comments on Zachary Taylor and Daniel Webster as presidential candidates for the Whig Party. Sprague, a resident of Massachusetts, writes that his state is committed to Webster but that he wishes to know more about Taylor. He also mentions that the supporters of General Taylor and the friends of Henry Clay advocate Mr. Laurence's nomination for vice president.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/122295458

University of Chicago

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- Zachary Taylor

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Ralph Isaac Ingersoll to James Buchanan, 12 February 1860

1 item (2 p.)
Tipped into: The Supreme Court in United States History / by Charles Warren, call # alc JK1561.W298 Rare.
Faces p.384, v.2.
Autograph letter signed. Recommends Alfred Blackman as Judge of the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/81058503

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- James Buchanan

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Hamilton Fish to Ulysses S. Grant, 13 Mar. 1875

1 item (4 p.) ; 21 cm.
Letter signed. Fish writes to make arrangements for Mr. Mantilla, Minister from Spain, to meet with the President for the purpose of presenting a letter from King Alfonso, announcing his accession to the throne.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/52249275

duplicate record http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/78573298

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1 item

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- Ulysses S. Grant

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Levi P. Morton to Ulysses S. Grant, 28 Dec. 1876

1 item (2 p.).
Tipped into: Autobiography of seventy years / by George F. Hoar, call # alc E664.H6H6 Rare.
Ex libris: Frank O. Lowden.
Letter faces p.228, v.2.
Letter signed. Letter of recommendation for Grosvenor P. Lowery and Judge [Abram J.] Dittenhoefer.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/78301097

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- Ulysses S. Grant

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John Franklin Miller to Chester A. Arthur, ca. 1882

Miller, John Franklin, 1831-1886. Letter to Chester A. Arthur, ca. 1882, signed. Letter recommends the appointment of Wilson Vance as Clerk of the Court of Commissioners of Alabama Claims. Signed by numerous congressmen including Philetus Sawyer, C.H. Van Wyck, J.R. Hawley, W.B. Allison, and others.

 

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/82852455

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- Chester A. Arthur

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Amos Lewes Shoemaker to Zachary Taylor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 9 December 1848

1 item (4 p.) ; 26 cm.
Forms part of the Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection.
Autograph letter signed. Signed by Shoemaker. Folded letter sheet with address. Shoemaker requests that he be appointed minister to England.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/52248295

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- Zachary Taylor

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Andrew Johnson. Letters and Documents

Andrew Johnson to Hugh McCulloch, [Washington, D.C.], 1867 Aug. 14. 1 item (1 page) Forms part of: Lincoln collection : Lincoln miscellaneous manuscripts.
Notification of the suspension of Edwin M. Stanton as Secretary of War and appointment of Ulysses S. Grant as Secretary of War ad interim. Manuscript copy.

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/83303279
 

Andrew Johnson to Mary Todd Lincoln, Chicago, 12 Jan. 1866. 1 item. Forms part of: Lincoln collection : Lincoln miscellaneous manuscripts. Photostat copy of the original letter.

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/81855146

 

Appointment of Patrick Henry Conger as agent for the Yanctou Sioux Indians, 1866 June 13. 1 item (1 p.) ; 38 x 40 cm. folded to 25 x 19 cm. Forms part of the Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection.
Document signed. Signed by Andrew Johnson and James Harlan. Patrick Henry Conger of Iowa is appointed Indian agent to the Yancton Sioux Indians in the Territory of Dakota.

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/81496572

 

Rufus P. Spalding to Andrew Johnson, [Washington, D.C.], 16 Mar. 1867. 1 item (1 p.) Tipped into: The Supreme Court in United States History / by Charles Warren, call # alc JK1561.W298 Rare.
Faces p.524, v.2. Autograph letter signed. Recommends Franklin J. Dickman as U.S. District Attorney for the Northern District of Ohio.

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/79906614
 

Andrew Johnson to to W.G. Snethen, Baltimore, 2 Apr. 1865. 1 item. Forms part of: Lincoln collection : Lincoln miscellaneous manuscripts. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/79898180
 

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- Andrew Johnson

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Ulysses S. Grant to Forbes, Hopkins [sic] and Keswick,10 May 1879

1 item (3 p.) ; 18 cm.
Autograph letter signed. Grant writes that he will be unable to accept a change in date for a party given in his honor as the time conflicts with his departure for Shanghai.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/52249342

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- Ulysses S. Grant

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Patronage and other letters to the Johnson, Grant, Hayes, and Garfield administrations, 1865-1881

8 items.
Forms part of: Lincoln collection : Lincoln miscellaneous manuscripts.
Primarily letters written by men seeking political appointments. Also includes letters defending the character of those already holding government positions.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/53844885

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8 items

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- Rutherford B. Hayes

- Andrew Johnson

- Ulysses S. Grant

- James A. Garfield

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S.J.R. McMillan to Chester A. Arthur, 28 Jan. 1882

McMillan, S. J. R. (Samuel James Renwick), 1826-1897. Letter, Washington, D.C., to Chester A. Arthur, January 28, 1882. Autograph letter signed. Letter recommends Jasper N. Searl[e]s to be District Attorney for the District of Minnesota.

 

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/79202885

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2 pages

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- Chester A. Arthur

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Commission appointing Abraham Lincoln Secretary of the Territory of Oregon : true copy, 9 Aug. 1849

2 items (2 p.) ; 45 x 56 cm., folded to 24 x 14 cm.
Forms part of the Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection.
2 partly printed documents signed. First document signed by President Zachary Taylor and Secretary of State John M. Clayton. True copy of document appointing Lincoln Secretary of the Territory of Oregon. Lincoln declined the appointment. Attached is a document signed by William Seward (Secretary of State, 1861-1869), certifying the authenticity of the first document.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/52248529

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- Zachary Taylor

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Andrew Johnson. Letters and Documents

Salmon P. Chase to unknown person, n.p., 13 May 1868. 1 item (1 p.) Forms part of: Lincoln collection : Lincoln miscellaneous manuscripts. Autograph letter signed. Refers to the impeachment trial [of Andrew Johnson]. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/84390779

 

Pardon for J.H. McVeigh : Washington, D.C., 1865 Sept. 29. 3 items ; 46 x 29 cm. or smaller. Forms part of: Lincoln collection : Lincoln miscellaneous manuscripts.
True copy of partly printed document. Pardon granted by President Andrew Johnson to J.H. McVeigh for his participation in the rebellion against the United States. Also copy of McVeigh's acknowledgment of having received the Warrant of Pardon. Copies certified by Hamilton Fish, Secretary of State (1871 Nov. 20).

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/54611851
 

Daniel S. Norton to Andrew Johnson, 20 January 1869. 1 item (1 p.) Tipped into: Autobiography of seventy years / by George F. Hoar, call # alc E664.H6H6 Rare. Ex libris: Frank O. Lowden.
Letter faces p.198, v.2. Autograph letter signed. Recommends Cushman K. Davis to be District Attorney for the District of Minnesota.

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/78617603

 

Patronage and other letters to the Johnson, Grant, Hayes, and Garfield administrations, 1865-1881. 8 items. Forms part of: Lincoln collection : Lincoln miscellaneous manuscripts.
Primarily letters written by men seeking political appointments. Also includes letters defending the character of those already holding government positions.

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/53844885

 

U.S. Navy Department to Andrew Johnson, Washington, D.C., 6 Mar. 1868. 1 item (2 pages) Forms part of the Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection. Letter signed. Signed by Welles, Secretary of the Navy. Submits various commissions requiring the President's signature. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/78936772

 

Appointment of J. Burnham Kinsman as colonel, 5 Apr. 1866. 1 item (1 p.) ; 49 x 39 cm. folded to 25 x 20 cm.  Forms part of the Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection.
Document signed. Signed by Andrew Johnson and Edwin M. Stanton, Secretary of War. http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/79008473


 

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- Andrew Johnson

- Ulysses S. Grant

- James A. Garfield

- Rutherford B. Hayes

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Isaac Ferris to Ulysses S. Grant, 20 June 1870

1 item (2 p.)
Forms part of: Lincoln collection : Lincoln miscellaneous manuscripts.
Autograph letter signed. Supports the appointment of E. Delafield Smith as District Attorney for the United States at New York.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/83563044

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- Ulysses S. Grant

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Booth, Newton, Letter to Rutherford B. Hayes, 15 January 1879

1 item (2 p.)
Tipped into: Autobiography of seventy years / by George F. Hoar, call # alc E664.H6H6 Rare.
Ex libris: Frank O. Lowden.
Letter faces p.364a, v.1.
Autograph letter signed. Recommends Charles A. Ray to replace [Abram] Olin as Associate Justice.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/82992687

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- Rutherford B. Hayes

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Grover Cleveland Miscellaneous Letters

Cleveland, Grover, 1837-1908.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/81310191

Grover Cleveland, Washington, D.C., to Sara T. Kinney, Hartford, Conn., Februrary 4, 1888. Forms part of the Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection. Autograph letter signed.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/83934348

Grover Cleveland, Princeton, N.J., to James H. Eckels, New York, November 25, 1900. Autograph letter signed. President Cleveland writes to make arrangements for a visit from James H. Eckels.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/81983618

Grover Cleveland, Princeton, N.J., to W.S. McKean, Washington, D.C., November 8, 1902. Cleveland gives his "unqualified approval to the project of erecting a suitable memorial to Thomas Jefferson.". Typed letter signed.

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- Grover Cleveland

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Account of Abraham Lincoln’s defeat for a seat in the Whig national convention of 1848 : manuscript,

1 item (1 p.)
Forms part of: Lincoln collection : Lincoln miscellaneous manuscripts.
Autograph draft. Possibly written by Nathaniel Greene Wilcox. Relates to events that took place at the 1848 convention in Philadelphia.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/80391785

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1 item

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- Abraham Lincoln

- Zachary Taylor

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Abraham Lincoln to Andrew Johnson, 26 March 1863

1 item (1 p.) ; 38 x 28 cm.
Forms part of: Lincoln collection : Lincoln miscellaneous manuscripts.
Autograph letter signed. Refers to "raising a negro military force.".
Photostat copy of original letter.
Original at: Pierpont Morgan Library.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/54611857

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- Abraham Lincoln

- Andrew Johnson

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Timothy Howe to Ulysses S. Grant, 20 Mar. 1873

1 item (1 p.).
Forms part of: Lincoln collection : Lincoln miscellaneous manuscripts.
Autograph letter signed. Signed by Howe and Matthew H. Carpenter. Concerns the appointment of the head of the Age Bureau.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/82686182

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- Ulysses S. Grant

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Shellabarger, Samuel, to Rutherford B. Hayes, 10 June 1878

1 item (1 p.).
Tipped into: Autobiography of seventy years / by George F. Hoar, call # alc E664.H6H6 Rare.
Ex libris: Frank O. Lowden.
Letter faces p.320, v.1.
Autograph letter signed. Recommends Aaron [Bradshaw?] to be justice of the peace in the District of Columbia.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/82786936

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- Rutherford B. Hayes

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Millard Fillmore to [Daniel Webster?], 19 December 1851

1 item (4 p.) ; 21 cm.
Forms part of the Butler-Gunsaulus Collection.
Autograph letter signed. Concerns the extent of U.S. jurisdiction in trying and punishing citizens for acts of treason committed outside the United States.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/81466245

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- Millard Fillmore

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Appointment of Patrick Henry Conger as agent for the Yanctou Sioux Indians, 13 June 1866

1 item (1 p.) ; 38 x 40 cm., folded to 25 x 19 cm.
Forms part of the Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection.
Document signed. Signed by Andrew Johnson, President, and James Harlan, Secretary of the Interior. Patrick Henry Conger of Iowa is appointed Indian agent to the Yancton Sioux Indians in the Territory of Dakota.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/52247200

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- Andrew Johnson

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Edwin D. Morgan to Ulysses S. Grant, 5 Dec. 1870

1 item (1 p.) ; 21 cm.
Autograph letter signed. Relates to the appointment of Admiral Porter to a higher office.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/83158578

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1 item

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- Ulysses S. Grant

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Joseph P. Bradley to James A. Garfield, 8 March 1881

Letter from Joseph P. Bradley (1813-1892) to James A. Garfield reccommending Judge Billings for a circuit judgeship, March 8, 1881. Tipped into: The Supreme Court in United States History / by Charles Warren, call # alc JK1561.W298 Rare.

 

\https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/79898171

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4 pages

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- James A. Garfield

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Fuite [sic] Hill, to Zachary Taylor, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1848 Dec. 9

1 item (4 p.) ; 26 cm.
Forms part of the Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection.
Autograph letter signed. Signed by Shoemaker. Folded letter sheet with address. Shoemaker requests that he be appointed minister to England.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/52248295

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- Zachary Taylor

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Andrew Johnson. Commission appointing J. Burnham Kinsman colonel, 5 April 1866

1 item (1 p.) ; 49 x 39 cm., folded to 25 x 20 cm.
Forms part of the Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection.
Document signed. Signed by Andrew Johnson and Edwin M. Stanton, Secretary of War.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/52247202

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- Andrew Johnson

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Alexander H. Bullock to Ulysses S. Grant, 22 Feb. 1871

1 item (3 p.).
Tipped into: Autobiography of seventy years / by George F. Hoar, call # alc E664.H6H6 Rare.
Ex libris: Frank O. Lowden.
Letter faces p.430, v.1.
Autograph letter signed. Letter supporting General George L. Andrew's reappointment as U.S. Marshal.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/81718429

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- Ulysses S. Grant

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Frederick Douglass to J.M. Dalzell, 14 February 1881

Letter from Frederick Douglass (1818-1895) to J.M. Dalzell, Februray 14, 1881. Douglass offers his support in obtaining a position for Dalzell in President Garfield's administration. Douglass also mentions Dalzell's help in carrying the state of Indiana in the last presidential election. Note on verso indicates that Dalzell forwarded the letter to Garfield. Ex libris: Frank O. Lowden. Tipped into: Autobiography of seventy years / by George F. Hoar, call # alc E664.H6H6 Rare.

 

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/83218458

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3 pages

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- James A. Garfield

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William W. Eaton to James Buchanan, 16 February 1860

1 item (3 p.)
Tipped into: Autobiography of seventy years / by George F. Hoar, call # alc E664.H6H6 Rare.
Ex libris: Frank O. Lowden.
Letter faces p.364b, v.1.
Autograph letter signed. Recommends William D. Shipman to be District Judge of the United States for the District of Connecticut.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/83808160

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- James Buchanan

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Nathan Clifford to Ulysses S. Grant, 14 Jan. 1875

1 item (2 p.).
Tipped into: The Supreme Court in United States History / by Charles Warren, call # alc JK1561.W298 Rare.
Faces p.464, v.2.
Autograph letter signed. Recommends the reappointment of U. S. Marshal R. G. Usher of the Massachusetts District.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/82050194

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1 item

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- Ulysses S. Grant

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Horace Porter to Adelbert Ames, 1 Sept. 1869

1 item (3 p.)
Forms part of: Lincoln collection : Lincoln miscellaneous manuscripts.
Autograph letter signed. Writes that President [Grant] will sustain Ames "in any proper course [he] may adopt to reconstruct the state" of Mississippi.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/82003731

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1 item

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- Ulysses S. Grant

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Letters to the Johnson, Grant, Hayes, and Garfield administrations, 1865-1881

Forms part of: Lincoln collection : Lincoln miscellaneous manuscripts. Patronage and other letters to the Johnson, Grant, Hayes, and Garfield administrations, 1865-1881. Primarily letters written by men seeking political appointments. Also includes letters defending the character of those already holding government positions.

 

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/53844885

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8 items

Presidential content includes:

- James A. Garfield

- Ulysses S. Grant

- Rutherford B. Hayes

- Andrew Johnson

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U.S. Department of State to Philip R. Fendall, Washington, D.C., 27 August 1842

1 item (1 page)
Tipped into: The Supreme Court in United States History / by Charles Warren, call # alc JK1561.W298 Rare.
Faces p.10, v.2.
Letter signed. Indicates that the case of Walter Chew and Harrison Taylor's petition is referred to the State Department by the President. The President also recommends that "[a] nolle prosequi [be] entered, but [that] the prosecution [be] ordered to be revived if the slaves [are] found in the District within the next two years.".
 

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/78617633

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- John Tyler

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James Buchanan to Stephen A. Douglas, 4 October 1856

1 item (1 p.)
Forms part of the Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection.
Autograph letter signed. Relates to the elections of 1856.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/52246144

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- James Buchanan

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Alvin Saunders to Ulysses S. Grant, 21 Apr. 1869

1 item (3 p.)
Forms part of: Lincoln collection : Lincoln miscellaneous manuscripts.
Autograph letters signed. One is written by Saunders, another by Yates. Both recommend that Matthew H.G. Jones be appointed to a position by Grant.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/83993159

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- Ulysses S. Grant

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Alvin Saunders to Ulysses S. Grant, 21 Apr. 1869

1 item (3 p.)
Forms part of: Lincoln collection : Lincoln miscellaneous manuscripts.
Autograph letters signed. One is written by Saunders, another by Yates. Both recommend that Matthew H.G. Jones be appointed to a position by Grant.
http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/53873981

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- Ulysses S. Grant

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Nelson W. Aldrich to Chester A. Arthur, 6 March 1883

Aldrich, Nelson W. (Nelson Wilmarth), 1841-1915. Letter to Chester A. Arthur, Washington, D.C., March 6, 1883. Autograph letter signed. Letter of recommendation for Daniel R. Ballou of Providence, R.I. Tipped into: Autobiography of seventy years / by George F. Hoar.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/82685494

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- Chester A. Arthur

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