Maynard, Horace, 1814-1882

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1814-08-30
Death 1882-05-03

Biographical notes:

Epithet: USA Minister to Turkey

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000135.0x0003a3

U.S. postmaster general, U.S. representative from Tennessee, and diplomat.

From the description of Letter of Horace Maynard, 1875. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79454422

Tennessee lawyer who served in the U.S. House of Representatives, 1857-1863 and 1866-1875. Served as the Tennessee attorney general, 1863-1865, minister to Turkey, 1875-1880, and appointed Postmaster General by President Rutherford B. Hayes in 1880 and served through 1881.

From the description of Letter, July 15, 1862. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 53969473

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Subjects:

  • Geology
  • Smithsonian Exchange
  • Meteorology
  • Smithsonian Publications
  • Exchanges Of Publications

Occupations:

  • Representatives, U.S. Congress--Tennessee
  • Cabinet officers
  • Diplomats

Places:

  • Tennessee (as recorded)