Newlands, Francis G. (Francis Griffith), 1848-1917

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Francis Griffith Newlands was born on August 28, 1848, in Natchez, Mississippi. He attended Yale College from 1867-1869, and graduated from Columbian College (George Washington University) in 1869. He received an honorary degree (M.A.) in 1901. He moved to San Francisco and practiced law in California (1870-1888). Newlands moved to Nevada in 1888 and won election to the House of Representatives (1893-1903). He subsequently served Nevada as U.S. Senator (1903-1917). Newlands died on December 24, 1917.

From the guide to the Francis Griffith Newlands papers, 1869-1936, 1899-1917, (Manuscripts and Archives)

Francis Griffith Newlands was born on August 28, 1848 in Natchez, Mississippi. He attended Yale College from 1867-1869, and graduated from Columbian College (George Washington University) in 1869. He received an honorary degree (M.A.) in 1901. He moved to San Francisco and practiced law in California (1870-1888). Newlands moved to Nevada in 1888 and won election to the House of Representatives (1893-1903). He subsequently served Nevada as U.S. Senator (1903-1917). He died on December 24, 1917.

From the description of Francis Griffith Newlands papers, 1869-1936 (inclusive), 1899-1917 (bulk). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122370014

Francis Griffith Newlands was born on August 28, 1848 in Natchez, Mississippi. He attended Yale College from 1867-1869, and graduated from Columbian College (George Washington University) in 1869. He received an honorary degree (M.A.) in 1901. He moved to San Francisco and practiced law in California (1870-1888). Newlands moved to Nevada in 1888 and won election to the House of Representatives (1893-1903). He subsequently served Nevada as U.S. Senator (1903-1917). Newlands died on December 24, 1917.

From the description of Francis Griffith Newlands papers, 1869-1936 (inclusive), 1899-1917 (bulk). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702205707

U.S. Representative and senator from Nevada.

From the description of Francis G. Newlands papers, 1884-1916. (Nevada State Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 653113509

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referencedIn Stimson, Henry L. (Henry Lewis), 1867-1950. Henry Lewis Stimson papers, 1846-1966 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Newlands, Francis G. (Francis Griffith), 1848-1917. Francis Griffith Newlands papers, 1869-1936 (inclusive), 1899-1917 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Abram P. T. Elder Papers, 1890-1916, (bulk 1903-1916) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Anson Phelps Stokes family papers, 1761-1960, 1892-1958 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Herrin, William F. (William Franklin), 1854-1927. [Sharon v. Terry and Newlands v. Terry. Bills of revivor, arguments, and opinions]. Yale University, Law School Library
referencedIn Browning, Orville Hickman, 1806-1881. Letter: Washington, D.C, to I[ssac] N. Morris, 1869 March 8. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn William H. Taft Papers, 1784-1973, (bulk 1880-1930) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Gompers, Samuel, 1850-1924. Samuel Gompers microfilm collection, 1907-1932 (inclusive), [microform]. Yale University Library
creatorOf Martin, Anne, 1875-1951. Anne Henrietta Martin papers, 1892-1951. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Bancroft, Hubert Howe, 1832-1918. Biographical sketch of Francis G. Newlands, 1891. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Howard, Charles Webb, 1831-1908?. Charles Webb Howard letters, 1896-1905. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Francis Griffith Newlands papers, 1869-1936, 1899-1917 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn The 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire Digital Collection Bancroft Library
referencedIn Bancroft, Hubert Howe, 1832-1918. Biography of William Sharon : and material for its preparation, 1891. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Newlands, Francis G. (Francis Griffith), 1848-1917. Francis Griffith Newlands papers, 1869-1936 (inclusive), 1899-1917 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Clark, Champ. Nevada woman suffrage miscellany, 1914-1918. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Reno Kindergarten Association (Reno, Nev.). Reno Kindergarten Association records, 1896-1923. Nevada State Historical Society
creatorOf Newlands, Francis G. (Francis Griffith), 1848-1917. Francis G. Newlands papers, 1884-1916. Nevada State Historical Society
referencedIn Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958. Anson Phelps Stokes family papers, 1761-1960 (inclusive), 1892-1958 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Shorb, James De Barth. Papers of James De Barth Shorb, 1794-1957 (bulk) 1870-1910. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930. William H. Taft papers, 1784-1973 (bulk 1880-1930). Library of Congress
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930. Papers of William H. Taft, 1784-1973. Library of Congress
referencedIn Elder, Abram P. T. (Abram Peter Turner). Abram P.T. Elder papers, 1890-1916 (bulk 1903-1916). Library of Congress
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West (U.S.)
Hawaii
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Nevada
United States
Nevada
Nevada
Washington (D.C.)
West (U.S.)
Nevada
United States
Washington (D.C.)
United States
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Legislators--Correspondence
Transportation--Law and legislation
Representatives, U.S. Congress
Drainage
Reclamation of land--Law and legislation--United States
Waterways--United States
Water--Law and legislation
Waterways
Environmental protection
Conservation of natural resources
Bimetallism
Drainage--United States
Irrigation--United States
Transportation--Law and legislation--United States
Silver question
Interstate commerce
Irrigation
Forests and forestry
Senators, U.S. Congress
Water--Law and legislation--United States
Railroads and state
Flood control--Law and legislation--United States
Flood control--Law and legislation
Reclamation of land--Law and legislation
Railroads and state--United States
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Birth 1848-08-28

Death 1917-12-24

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