Palmer, John M. (John McAuley), 1817-1900

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Civil War general and Illinois governor, 1869-1873.

From the description of Papers, 1869, 1870, 1871. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 53398561

Illinois lawyer, colonel of the 14th Illinois Infantry and later general during the Civil War, governor of Illinois (1869-1873), and U.S. Senator (1891-1897).

From the description of Legal documents, 1849-1867. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 748839839

Civil war general and Illinois governor who, after his friend Stephen A. Douglas suggested Carlinville, opened his first law office there after passing the Illinois bar in 1840. He soon became involved in politics and served in the Illinois general assembly prior to the Civil War. His daughter, Jessie Palmer Weber, was a librarian at the Illinois State Historical Library.

From the description of Papers, 1840-1900. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 53398562

Lawyer, U. S. Army officer, U.S. Senator (1891-1897) and Governor of Illinois (1869-1873). Initially a colonel of the 14th Illinois Infantry, Palmer lead the first division of the Army of the Mississippi and the XIV Corps during the Civil War and later became major-general in charge of the military district of Kentucky.

From the description of Papers, 1811-1906. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 22913274

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referencedIn Stephenson, Benjamin Franklin, 1823-1871. Letter, July 3, 1868. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn Andrew Johnson Papers, 1783-1947, (bulk 1865-1869) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Trumbull, Lyman, 1813-1896. Papers of Lyman Trumbull, 1843-1894 (bulk 1855-1872). Library of Congress
referencedIn Lyman Trumbull Correspondence, 1843-1894, (bulk 1855-1872) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Philip Case Lockwood memorial collection of Civil War portraits and autographs, 1862-ca. 1886. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Palmer, John M. (John McAuley), 1817-1900. Letter : Washington, D.C., to Edward B. Butler, [Chicago], 1893 Apr. 20. Texas Christian University
creatorOf Cist, Henry Martyn, 1839-1902. Letters, 1889-1890. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Bradwell, Myra, 1831-1894. Letter: Chicago, [Ill.], to John M. Palmer, 1870 Jan. 22. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Palmer, John M. (John McAuley), 1817-1900. John M. Palmer biographical sketches, 1890. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865. ALS : Springfield, Ill., to John M. Palmer, 1856 Aug. 1. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Bramlette, Thomas Elliott, 1817-1875. Bramlette, Thomas Elliott, 1817-1875. Broadside 19 July, 1865. The Filson Historical Society
referencedIn Tillson, John, 1796-1853. Papers, 1833-1842. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Palmer, John M. (John McAuley), 1817-1900. Papers, 1840-1900. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Lincoln Guard of Honor. Records, 1880-1918. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Palmer, John M. (John McAuley), 1817-1900. Papers, 1869, 1870, 1871. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn Weber, Jessie Palmer, 1863-1926. Correspondence on dedication of John M. Palmer statue, 1923. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn Hanback, Lewis, 1839-1897. Hanback, Lewis 1839-1897 1862-1865 Letters. The Filson Historical Society
referencedIn Logan, John Alexander, 1826-1886. Papers, 1863-1900. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn Pitner, Thomas J. Scrapbook : political men and women, 1896-1900. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875. Andrew Johnson papers, 1783-1947 (bulk 1865-1869). Library of Congress
referencedIn Doolittle, James R. (James Rood), 1815-1897. Papers, 1856-1892. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Eccles, Joseph T., 1807-fl. 1880. Papers, 1859-1871. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 19th (1861- ). Army of the Cumberland military orders, 1864. Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
referencedIn Lindsley, Maggie. Maggie Lindsley papers, 1862-1977. Library of Congress
creatorOf Palmer, John M. (John McAuley), 1817-1900. Legal documents, 1849-1867. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Palmer, John McAuley, 1817-1900. John McAuley Palmer : papers, 1865 May-Sept. 28. The Filson Historical Society
creatorOf Johnson, Richard W., 1827-1897. Examination of an intelligent contraband : from Brig[adier] Gen[era]l R.W. Johnson to Maj[or] Gen[era]l John M. Palmer, 1864 Apr. 15. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn Wallace, Joseph, 1834-1904. Biographical sketches, [ca. 1865-ca. 1903] Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Johnson, Richard W., 1827-1897. Papers. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
creatorOf Parsons, Lewis B. (Lewis Baldwin), 1818-1907. Papers, 1799-1908 (bulk 1836-1908). Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Palmer, John M. (John McAuley), 1817-1900. Papers, 1811-1906. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part III: The Civil War: The Union, 1804-1915. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Garlick, Joshua P., b. ca. 1837. Letter : San Francisco, Calif., to Jessie Palmer Weber, Springfield, Ill., 1913 May 20. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn McCormick, Cyrus Hall, 1809-1884. Correspondence and subject file, 1788-1939. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Hudson, William D., fl. 1863. William D. Hudson correspondence, 1863. Library of Congress
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associatedWith Baxter, John George, 1826-1885. person
associatedWith Bradwell, Myra, 1831-1894. person
associatedWith Bramlette, Thomas Elliott, 1817-1875. person
associatedWith Butler, Edward Burgess, 1853-1928. person
associatedWith Butler-Gunsaulus Collection (University of Chicago. Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Cist, Henry Martyn, 1839-1902. person
associatedWith Dearborn, Frederick M. (Frederick Myers), b. 1876 person
associatedWith Dent, Henry, b. 1819. person
associatedWith Doolittle, James R. (James Rood), 1815-1897. person
associatedWith Eccles, Joseph T., 1807-fl. 1880. person
associatedWith Garlick, Joshua P., b. ca. 1837. person
associatedWith Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885. person
associatedWith Hanback, Lewis, 1839-1897. person
associatedWith Hubbard, John Strother, 1811-1876. person
associatedWith Hudson, William D., fl. 1863. person
associatedWith Illinois. Circuit Court (Macoupin County) corporateBody
associatedWith Illinois. Governor (1869-1873 : Palmer) corporateBody
associatedWith Illinois State Capitol (Springfield, Ill.) corporateBody
correspondedWith Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875. person
associatedWith Johnson, Richard W., 1827-1897. person
associatedWith Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865. person
associatedWith Lincoln Guard of Honor. corporateBody
correspondedWith Lindsley, Maggie. person
associatedWith Lockwood, Philip Case, 1844-1897 person
associatedWith Logan, John Alexander, 1826-1886. person
associatedWith Louisville (Ky.). City Council corporateBody
associatedWith McCormick, Cyrus Hall, 1809-1884. person
associatedWith Overstreet, LeRoy, d. ca. 1849. person
associatedWith Palmer, John Mayo, 1848-1903. person
associatedWith Palmer, Malinda Ann Neely, d. 1885. person
associatedWith Parsons, Lewis B. (Lewis Baldwin), 1818-1907. person
associatedWith Pitner, Thomas J. person
associatedWith Rafferty, Thomas, d. 1845. person
associatedWith Stephenson, Benjamin Franklin, 1823-1871. person
associatedWith Tillson, John, 1796-1853. person
associatedWith Tomppert, Philip, 1808-1873. person
associatedWith Trumbull, Lyman, 1813-1896. person
associatedWith United Fellows and Kindred Societies of Freedmen (Chicago, Ill.) corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Army. Army of the Mississippi (1862-1865) corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Army. Corps, XIV. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Army. Illinois Infantry Regiment, 14th. (1861-1865) corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 19th (1861- ) corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Congress. Senate. corporateBody
associatedWith Wallace, Joseph, 1834-1904. person
associatedWith Weber, Jessie Palmer, 1863-1926. person
associatedWith World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.) corporateBody
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Chicago (Ill.)
Illinois
Illinois
Kentucky
Chicago (Ill.)
Illinois
Illinois--Carlinville
Illinois--Chicago
United States
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Smallpox--History--19th century
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Freedmen--History--19th century
Reconstruction
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Chickamauga, Battle of, Ga., 1863
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Birth 1817-09-13

Death 1900-09-25

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