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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 19 Collections and/or Records:

Allen Granbery Thurman papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 34072001150852]
Identifier: MSS 330
Scope and Contents

U.S. Representative and Senator, and chief justice of the Ohio Supreme Court. Correspondence, notes, and clippings, relating to bank reform, boundary disputes between Maine and Canada, Harper's Ferry, Pacific Railroad, and State and national politics. Correspondents include William Allen, Patrick A. Collins, George Hoadly, J. Hough, and Henry C. Semple. Contact repository for more information.

Dates: 1833-1890

Benjamin Lundy papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 34072001173748]
Identifier: MSS 112
Scope and Contents

Abolitionist, of St. Clairsville and Mt. Pleasant, Ohio. Correspondence, travel notes, legal documents, and treatises, relating to the anti-slavery movement and Lundy's plan to establish a Negro colony in Mexico, land purchases, and family affairs. Includes correspondence concerning Lundy's life and career. Contact repository for more information.

Dates: 1821-1904

Benjamin Tappan papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 326
Scope and Contents Jurist and U.S. Senator from Ohio. Correspondence, autobiography (1773-1823), journal (1839-44) kept while a Senator, and other papers. The bulk of the collection consists of Tappan's correspondence with his son , Eli Todd Tappan, newspaper editor and educator; his brother, Lewis Tappan, New York abolitionist; and his law partner, Edwin M. Stanton. The material pertains to the Ohio Democratic Party, the abolition issue, the Oregon question, Tappan's work as a member of the Ohio Canal...
Dates: 1795-1857

David Irvin correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3919
Scope and Contents

Letter, Dec. 27, 1848, from David Irvin, Matjorda Bay, Tex., to Thomas Irvin, Pomeroy, O., telling of the discoveries and prospects of he and his brother William in Texas.

Dates: 1848 December 27

David Robinson papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 34072001128056]
Identifier: MSS 674
Scope and Contents

Presbyterian minister of Washington County, Pa. Papers consist of correspondence primarily to Robinson from family members and friends discussing personal affairs and aspects of the ministry; and miscellaneous material.

Dates: 1831-1856

I. T. Frary papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 203
Scope and Contents

Artist and publication membership secretary of the Cleveland Musuem of Art. Personal and business correspondence, diaries, articles, and other papers, relating to Frary's books on Ohio history and architecture. Also covers Frary's service with the Y.M.C.A. during World War I. Contact repository for more information.

Dates: 1887-1952

James family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 258
Scope and Contents

Correspondence and other writings of John Hough James (1800-1881), lawyer, banker, and railroad entrepreneur, of Urbana, Ohio; John Henry James (1834-1898), lawyer, inventor, businessman, and Democratic politician, of Urbana and Sandusky, Ohio; and John Henry James (1866-1950), lawyer and businessman, of Urbana and Sandusky. Contact repository for more information.

Dates: 1850-1904

James Pinckney Henderson papers

 Collection — Folder VFM 1883: [Barcode: 34072001578466]
Identifier: MSS 4558
Scope and Contents

Letter from the governor of Texas at Austin, Texas, to General Z[achary] Taylor, commanding the Army of Occupation, asserting their joint responsibility for the arrangement for cessation of hostilities and for terms granted the Mexican garrison. Endorsement by Gen. Taylor (?).

Dates: 1846 November 23

John A. Trimble Family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 249
Scope and Contents

Merchant and postmaster, of Hillsboro, Ohio. Personal, political, family, and business correspondence, and historical notes, relating to social life, Democratic Party, Copperhead movement, Trimble family members and friends in the Confederate Army, land speculation, and mercantile trade. Contact repository for more information.

Dates: 1787-1908

John McLean papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 34072001165256]
Identifier: MSS 39
Scope and Contents

Correspondence of McLean with John Teesdale, E.A. Brown, and Ullysses Pilliman on Ohio and national politics. Topics include banking, newspapers, Texas, the Whig party, and presidential canditates. Contact repository for more information.

Dates: 1816-1859