Santander, Francisco de Paula, 1792-1840

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Francisco de Paula Santander (b. April 2, 1792–d. March 6, 1840), was a Colombian military and political leader during the 1810–1819 independence war of the United Provinces of New Granada (present-day Colombia). He was the acting President of Gran Colombia between 1819 and 1826, and later elected by Congress as the President of the Republic of New Granada between 1832 and 1837. Santander came to be known as "The Man of the Laws" ("El Hombre de las Leyes").
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creatorOf Bayard, Richard H. (Richard Henry), 1796-1868. Papers of the Tayloe family [manuscript], 1756-1893. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Santander, Francisco de Paula, 1792-1840. Francisco de Paula Santander correspondence, 1830 July 28. Library of Congress
referencedIn Hernández de Alba, Guillermo, 1906-1988. [Guillermo Hernandez de Alba, 1906-1988]. University of West Georgia, Irvine Sullivan Ingram Library
creatorOf O'Higgins, Bernardo, 1778-1842. [Carta] 1821 May. 16, Santiago de Chile [a] Exmo. Señor D. Francisco de Paula Santander / Bernardo O'Higgins. Dibam Biblioteca Nacional de Chile
referencedIn Andean collection, 1538-1878, 1700-1799 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Vol X. (ff. 624), 1824-1847.Matthew Davenport Hill: Letter to Jeremy Bentham: 1825.includes:f. 3, 5 Samuel Cartwright: Letter to Jeremy Bentham: 1824. ff. 11, 15, 17, 22, 26, 30, 36, 63, 65, 66, 104, 106, 210 Sarah Austin, translator: Letters to Jer..., 1824-1847 British Library
referencedIn Colonel William O. Ferguson diary, 1826-1827 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Andean collection, 1538-1926 (inclusive), 1700-1799 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Santander, Francisco de Paula, 1792-1840. [Carta] 1820 Dic. 1, Palacio de Bogotá, al Exmo. S[eñ]or Director de Chile / F.P. Santander. Dibam Biblioteca Nacional de Chile
referencedIn Andean collection, 1538-1926 (inclusive), 1700-1799 (bulk). Yale University Library
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associatedWith Bolívar, Simón, 1783-1830. person
associatedWith EJERCITO LIBERTADOR DE LOS ANDES (ARGENTINA Y CHILE) corporateBody
associatedWith Ferguson, William Owen, 1800-1828 person
associatedWith Hernández de Alba, Guillermo, 1906-1988. person
associatedWith O'Higgins, Bernardo, 1778-1842. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Republic of Colombia 00 CO
Subject
Liberty
Occupation
Presidents--Colombia
Army officers, Colombian
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Birth 1792-04-02

Death 1840-03-06

Colombians

Spanish; Castilian

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