Pearson, Richmond, 1852-1923

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Dates:
Birth 1852-01-26
Death 1923-09-12

Biographical notes:

Pearson, lawyer of Asheville, N.C., was U.S. consul in Belgium; Democratic North Carolina representative, 1884-1886; Republican U.S. representative, 1895-1899 and 1900-1901; consul in Genoa, Italy; minister to Persia, Greece, and Montenegro; and supporter of Theodore Roosevelt's Progressive Party campaign in 1912.

From the description of Richmond Pearson papers, 1852-1940 (bulk 1872-1912) [manuscript]. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 24997422

Richmond Pearson of Asheville, N.C., was a lawyer; United States consul in Belgium; Democratic North Carolina representative, 1884-1886; Republican United States representative, 1895-1899 and 1900-1901; consul in Genoa, Italy; minister to Persia, Greece, and Montenegro; and supporter of Theodore Roosevelt's Progressive Party campaign in 1912.

From the guide to the Richmond Pearson Papers, ., 1852-1940, (bulk 1872-1912), (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.)

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Subjects:

  • Dueling--History--19th century
  • Scrapbooks
  • Fences--Law and legislation--History--19th century
  • Estates (law)
  • Political Campaigns
  • Populism--History
  • Presidents--Election--1912
  • Progressivism (United States politics)

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  • United States (as recorded)
  • North Carolina (as recorded)