Foote, Henry S. (Henry Stuart), 1804-1880

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United States Senator and Governor of Mississippi.

From the description of Letter signed : Washington, D.C., to the President, 1878 Jun. 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270538122

American political leader.

From the description of Autograph letter signed from Horace H. Harrison : [n.p.], to President, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270519281

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270525655

Native of Virginia; graduate of Washington College; practiced law in Alabama and Mississippi; United States Senator from Mississippi 1848-1852; Mississippi governor 1852-1854; member of the Confederate Congress; author of numerous works on the South and Southwest.

From the description of Letter and autograph, 1853 August 20. (University of Southern Mississippi, Regional Campus). WorldCat record id: 16103864

Foote worked as an attorney prior to his election to the U. S. Senate, 1847, and to the governorship of Mississippi, 1852.

From the description of Foote, Henry Stuart, papers, 1836-1852. (University of Texas Libraries). WorldCat record id: 35074219

Henry Stuart Foote (1804-1880), elected United States senator from Mississippi in 1847 and later governor, supported the Compromise of 1850. He spent part of the 1850's in California but returned to Mississippi.

From the description of Letter: to Colonel William Hickey /by Henry Stuart Foote, 1804-1880. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702127578

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creatorOf William L. Clements Library. Jefferson Davis collection, 1861-1865. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
creatorOf Foote, Henry. Letter, 1882 August 3, Del Norte, Col., to Joseph Hawley, Washington, DC. Connecticut Historical Society
creatorOf Foote, Henry S. (Henry Stuart), 1804-1880. Letter and autograph, 1853 August 20. University of Southern Mississippi, Regional Campus, Joseph Anderson Cook Library
creatorOf Henry Foote : [collection] : 1874 ;. History Colorado
referencedIn Charles S. Sydnor Papers, and undated, 1729-1978 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
creatorOf Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889. Autograph letter signed : Washington, D.C., to John Young Mason, n.p., 1848 Dec. 27. Texas Christian University
referencedIn Yandell family. Yandell family papers, 1823-1877. The Filson Historical Society
referencedIn Harney, Thomas, b. 1802. Thomas Harney scrapbook, 1832-1870. Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
creatorOf Foote, Henry S. (Henry Stuart), 1804-1880. [Letter] 1844 December 4, Jackson, Miss. [to] James K. Polk. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Foote, Henry S. (Henry Stuart), 1804-1880. Letter signed : Washington, D.C., to the President, 1878 Jun. 15. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Foote, Henry S. (Henry Stuart), 1804-1880. Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Rand, Charles Edward, 1833-. Letters, 1852-1857. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Perry, William Hartwell, 1836-. Papers of William Hartwell Perry, Jr., 1860-1865. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Tyler, John, 1819-1896. Papers, 1825-1928, 1856-1895. William & Mary Libraries
referencedIn Gurney, E. F. Papers, 1850 Nov. 22. Ohio History Connection, Ohio Historical Society
referencedIn Jefferson Davis collection, Davis, Jefferson collection, 1861-1865 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889. Letter, West Point, New York, to Caleb Cushing, 1860 Aug. 8. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Foote, Henry S. (Henry Stuart), 1804-1880. Foote, Henry Stuart, papers, 1836-1852. University of Texas Libraries, University of Texas Libraries
creatorOf Foote, Henry S. (Henry Stuart), 1804-1880. Letter: to Colonel William Hickey /by Henry Stuart Foote, 1804-1880. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Davis E. Castle journals, Castle, Davis E., 1864-1865 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Foote, Henry S. (Henry Stuart), 1804-1880. Autograph letter signed from Horace H. Harrison : [n.p.], to President, [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Aspinwall, Thomas, 1786-1876,. American and English literary and historical papers collected by Atcheson L. Hench [manuscript] 1782-1966. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn National Archives And Records Administration. Rg 27: Weather Bureau.
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associatedWith Bell, Joseph. person
associatedWith Boone, R. H. person
associatedWith Boyd, Linn, 1800-1859. person
associatedWith Calvert Lithograph Company (Detroit, Mich.) corporateBody
associatedWith Castle, Davis E., b. 1835 person
associatedWith Clay, Henry, 1777-1852. person
associatedWith Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 person
associatedWith Fox, Arthur. person
associatedWith Gibson, Gibeon. person
associatedWith Gurney, E. F. person
associatedWith Harney, Thomas, b. 1802. person
associatedWith Harrison, Horace H. person
associatedWith Hawley, Joseph Roswell, 1826-1905. person
associatedWith Hayes, Rutherford Birchard, 1822-1893, person
associatedWith Hickey, William, 1798-1866. person
associatedWith Matthews, Joseph M., d. 1863? person
associatedWith Morrow, George H. person
associatedWith Perry, William Hartwell, 1836- person
correspondedWith Pickett, E. person
associatedWith Polk, James K. (James Knox), 1795-1849. person
associatedWith Rand, Charles Edward, 1833- person
associatedWith Shankland, James H. person
associatedWith Smedes, W. C. person
associatedWith Sydnor, Charles S., 1898-1954 person
associatedWith Tyler, John, 1819-1896. person
associatedWith William L. Clements Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Yandell family. family
Place Name Admin Code Country
Mississippi
Pagosa Springs (Colo.)
Vicksburg (Miss.)
United States
United States
Hinds County (Miss.)
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Governor
Compromise of 1850
Actions and defenses
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Public officers--United States
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Birth 1804-02-28

Death 1880-05-20

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