Porter, James Madison, 1793-1862

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1824. Set in motion legal measures to establish Lafyette College

1826. Elected president of the Board of Trustees.

From the description of [Correspondence/James M. Porter, Harriet Porter, et al.]. 1813-1867. (Lafayette College). WorldCat record id: 7390823

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creatorOf Porter, James Madison, 1793-1862. [Correspondence/James M. Porter, Harriet Porter, et al.]. Lafayette College
referencedIn Porter, William W. (William Wagener), 1856-1928,. Papers, 1770-1880. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
referencedIn Holdsworth, William Searle, 1871-1944. Porter-Dechert family papers, 1798-1971. University of Pennsylvania, Archives & Records Center
referencedIn Washington Hunt Letters, 1836-1862 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Autograph File, P, 1554-2005. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Riley, Bennett, 1787-1853. Bennett Riley papers, 1818-1888. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf Porter, James Madison, 1793-1862. Letter, 1857. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
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 University
creatorOf Porter Family Papers, 1800-1918. Lafayette College
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 Porter, Ruth Pearson Cook. Letters, 1858-1866. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
creatorOf Porter, James Madison, 1793-1862. Autographs of members of the Pennsylvania Constitutional Convention (1837-1838). Historical Society of Pennsylvania
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associatedWith Dearborn, Frederick M. (Frederick Myers), b. 1876 person
associatedWith Hunt, Washington, 1811-1867 person
associatedWith Parker, John Ewing, 1784-1819. person
associatedWith Pennsylvania. Constitutional Convention (1837-1838). corporateBody
associatedWith Porter, Harriet, 1786- person
associatedWith Porter, Ruth Pearson Cook. person
associatedWith Porter, William W. (William Wagener), 1856-1928, person
associatedWith Potter, Ezekiel. person
associatedWith Riley, Bennett, 1787-1853. person
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Birth 1793-01-06

Death 1862-11-11


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