Clayton, Powell, 1833-1914

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American Army Officer.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Pine Bluff, Arkansas, to Asst. Adjt. General, 1865 Jan. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270903881

Powell Clayton served as governor of Arkansas, 1868-1871, and as a United States senator from Arkansas, 1871-1877. In 1882 he settled in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, where he built the Eureka Springs Railway. He was appointed minister to Mexico in 1897 and served as ambassador to Mexico, 1899-1905.

From the description of Powell Clayton letters to B. J. Rosewater, 1898-1901. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 83606794

From the description of Powell Clayton letters to B. J. Rosewater, 1898-1901. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702162206

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referencedIn Mills, William Wallace Papers, 1856-1922 Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin .
referencedIn Philip Case Lockwood memorial collection of Civil War portraits and autographs, 1862-ca. 1886. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Photographic Portrait File The Huntington Library
referencedIn Mills, W. W. (William Wallace), 1836-1913. Mills, William Wallace Papers, 1856-1922 University of Texas Libraries, University of Texas Libraries
creatorOf Behlendorff, Frederick, 1829-1889. Papers: 1864-1865, n.d. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn McCreery-Fenton Family papers, 1818-1948, 1860-1940 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Clayton, Powell, 1833-1914. Autograph letter signed : Pine Bluff, Arkansas, to Asst. Adjt. General, 1865 Jan. 12. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Huntington Library : nineteenth-century Arkansas letters and documents, 1821-1896. University of Arkansas - Fayetteville, University Libraries
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part III: The Civil War: The Union, 1804-1915. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Clayton, Powell, 1833-1914. Powell Clayton letters to B. J. Rosewater, 1898-1901. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Herndon, Dallas T. (Dallas Tabor), b. 1878. Reconstruction telegrams collection, 1865-1871. Arkansas History Commission, Department of Archives and History
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part I: The Revolution and the Administration, 1669-1958. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf McCreery family. McCreery-Fenton family papers, 1818-1948. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Clayton, Powell, 1833-1914. Powell Clayton letters to B. J. Rosewater, 1898-1901. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Oldham, Kie, 1869-1912,. Kie Oldham papers, 1860-1875. Arkansas History Commission, Department of Archives and History
referencedIn Autograph File, C, 1554-2002. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
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, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Arkansas. Auditor of State. L.C. Gulley collection of state papers, 1819-1904. Arkansas History Commission, Department of Archives and History
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associatedWith Behlendorff, Frederick, 1829-1889. person
associatedWith Dearborn, Frederick M. (Frederick Myers), b. 1876 person
correspondedWith Lockwood, Philip Case, 1844-1897 person
associatedWith McCreery family. family
associatedWith McCreery Family family
associatedWith Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States. Commandery of the State of Massachusetts, collector. corporateBody
associatedWith Mills, William Wallace person
associatedWith Mills, W. W. (William Wallace), 1836-1913. person
associatedWith Oldham, Kie, 1869-1912, person
associatedWith Republican Party (Ark.) corporateBody
associatedWith Rosewater, B. J. person
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Arkansas
Arkansas
Eureka Springs (Ark.)
Eureka Springs (Ark.)
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Birth 1833-08-07

Death 1914-08-25

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