Collections tagged US Presidents

Practicing Law in the Early American Republic

Practicing Law in the Early American Republic

The papers offered here feature documents written by major figures from the American Revolutionary era. These include Samuel Chase, a signer of the Declaration of Independence and future Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court; President James Monroe and future president John...

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William Henry Harrison letters, 1811-1824.

William Henry Harrison letters, 1811-1824.

This collection consists of letters written to Colonel James Taylor and Major (later General) Thomas Bodley by General William Henry Harrison. The first letter, written to Taylor on Dec. 28, 1811, discusses the arrival of hospital stores at a military post. The other letters, written between...

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The Character of Washington, by Dewitt C. Langdon, 1844

The Character of Washington, by Dewitt C. Langdon, 1844

A copy of a speech by Dewitt C. Langdon in the author's own handwriting, concerning the character of President George Washington. The manuscript was found in the King Family Papers, University of Alabama Archives The contributor, Craig Lykins is a Digital Transformation Expert. While...

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