Usher, John Palmer, 1816-1889

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John P. Usher lived in Lawrence, Kan.; was an attorney, Railroad official, entrepreneur, and the chief counsel for the Union Pacific Railroad from 1865 to 1889.

From the description of John P. Usher papers [microform], 18uu. (Kansas State Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 61660762

Lawyer and U.S. secretary of the interior.

From the description of John Palmer Usher correspondence, 1865 April 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70981246

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referencedIn Pierrepont, Edwards, 1817-1892. Edwards Pierrepont papers, 1813-1902 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Thompson, Ambrose W. Papers of Ambrose W. Thompson, 1847-1960 (bulk 1860-1882). Library of Congress
creatorOf Baker, John R. (John Randolph). John R. Baker papers, 1836-1867 and 1915. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn President and cabinet : carte-de-visite, ca. 1861. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Autograph album: Abraham Lincoln, his cabinet, and senators, 1864 and undated. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part I: The Revolution and the Administration, 1669-1958. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865. Abraham Lincoln Indian Agent appointment document for Alfred R. Elder, 1863 May 9. University of California, Irvine, Langson Library
referencedIn Edwards Pierrepont papers, 1813-1902 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Davis, David, 1815-1886. David Davis papers, 1815-1964 (bulk 1815-1886). Chicago History Museum
creatorOf Usher, John Palmer, 1816-1889. John Palmer Usher correspondence, 1865 April 16. Library of Congress
creatorOf Usher, John Palmer, 1816-1889. John P. Usher papers [microform], 18uu. Kansas State Historical Society
creatorOf Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865. Autographs of the president and his cabinet : manuscript, 1864. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890. ALS, 1863 December 8 : New York, to Major Simon Stevens, Washington City. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
referencedIn Lincoln Room collection of miscellaneous papers, 1837-1924. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Ambrose W. Thompson Papers, 1847-1960, (bulk 1860-1882) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States Commandery of the State of Massachusetts Civil War collection, 1724-1933 (inclusive);, 1861-1912 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn U.S. History mss., 1612-1977 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
creatorOf Dunn, George Grundy, 1812-1857. Papers 1831-1864. Indiana University
referencedIn Ohio man. Memorandum, June 1863. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn Abraham Lincoln Indian Agent appointment document for Alfred R. Elder, 1863 University of California, Irvine. Library. Special Collections and Archives.
referencedIn Hibbard, Timothy. Sierra Leone arbitration to supress the African slave trade, 1863-1865. Harvard Law School Library, HLS Library
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. James Henry Coffin Papers.
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. Ru 26: Office Of The Secretary, Incoming Corres..
referencedIn National Archives And Records Administration. Rg 48: Secretary Of The Interior.
creatorOf Usher, John Palmer, 1816-1889. Letter, 1863 October 28. University of California, Santa Barbara, UCSB Library
creatorOf Leonard, Levi O., 1854-1942. Papers of Levi O. Leonard 1839-1941 (Part 2). University of Iowa Libraries
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associatedWith Baker, John R. (John Randolph) person
associatedWith Baker, W. H., compiler. person
associatedWith Beard, Henry person
associatedWith Davis, David, 1815-1886. person
associatedWith Dearborn, Frederick M. (Frederick Myers), b. 1876 person
associatedWith Dunn, George Grundy, 1812-1857. person
associatedWith Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890. person
correspondedWith Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878 person
associatedWith Hibbard, Timothy. person
associatedWith Leonard, Levi O., 1854-1942. person
associatedWith Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 person
associatedWith Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 person
associatedWith Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States. Commandery of the State of Massachusetts, collector. corporateBody
correspondedWith Nichols, C. H. person
associatedWith Ohio man. person
associatedWith Online Archive of California. corporateBody
associatedWith Pierrepont, Edwards, 1817-1892. person
associatedWith Thompson, Ambrose W. person
correspondedWith Usher, Margaret Patterson person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Kansas
United States
United States
United States
Subject
Smithsonian Publications
Pacific railroads
Congress
District of columbia
Medicine
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Cabinet officers
Lawyers
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Birth 1816-01-09

Death 1889-04-13

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