Blaine, James G., Mrs., 1828-1903

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  • 1830, Jan. 31: Born, West Brownsville, Pa.
  • 1847: Graduated from Washington College, Washington, Pa.
  • 1850: Married Harriet Stanwood
  • 1852 - 1854 : Teacher, Pennsylvania Institute for the Blind, Philadelphia, Pa.
  • 1854: Moved to Maine; became editor of the Kennebec Journal and the Portland Advertiser
  • 1856: Delegate to the first Republican Party national convention
  • 1859 - 1862 : Member, Maine state legislature
  • 1859 - 1881 : Chairman, Maine Republican Party State Committee
  • 1863 - 1876 : United States representative from Maine
  • 1877 - 1881 : United States senator from Maine
  • 1881: Secretary of state
  • 1884: Unsuccessful Republican Party presidential candidate
  • 1884 - 1886 : Published Twenty Years of Congress (Norwich, Conn.: H. Bill Publishing Co. 2 vols.)
  • 1889 - 1892 : Secretary of state
  • 1893, Jan. 27: Died, Washington, D.C.

From the guide to the James Gillespie Blaine Papers, 1777-1945, (bulk 1870-1892), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

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creatorOf James Gillespie Blaine Papers, 1777-1945, (bulk 1870-1892) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Beecher-Stowe family papers, 1798-1956 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Benjamin Penhollow Shillaber Collection, 1857-1890 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
referencedIn Thomas Bailey Aldrich papers, 1837-1926. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn James Freeman Clarke Collection, 1865-1882 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
referencedIn Papers, 1847-1933. Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Carl Schurz Collection, 1869-1893 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
creatorOf Blaine, James G. Autograph letter signed : to Cyrus W. Field, 1881 May 23. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn William Warland Clapp correspondence, 1790-1891 (inclusive), 1840-1891 (bulk). Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893. James Gillespie Blaine family papers, 1777-1945 (bulk 1870-1892). Library of Congress
creatorOf Hay, John, 1838-1905. Correspondence, 1854-1914, "Bickford" to "Brassey". Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn Papers, 1840-1961. Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
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associatedWith Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 person
associatedWith Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907 person
correspondedWith Allison, William B. (William Boyd), 1829-1908 person
correspondedWith Arthur, Chester Alan, 1829-1886 person
correspondedWith Beecher family family
correspondedWith Blaine, Ephraim, 1741-1804 person
correspondedWith Blaine, Ephraim Lyon, 1796-1850 person
associatedWith Blaine family. family
correspondedWith Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893. person
correspondedWith Blaine, Maria Louise Gillespie person
correspondedWith Blaine, Walker, -1890 person
correspondedWith Boutwell, George S. (George Sewall), 1818-1905 person
correspondedWith Bristow, Benjamin Helm, 1832-1896 person
correspondedWith Burleigh, Edwin C. (Edwin Chick), 1843-1916 person
correspondedWith Butler, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1818-1893 person
correspondedWith Cameron, J. D. (James Donald), 1833-1918 person
correspondedWith Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889 person
correspondedWith Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 person
correspondedWith Chandler, William E. (William Eaton), 1835-1917 person
correspondedWith Chandler, Zachariah, 1813-1879 person
correspondedWith Childs, George William, 1829-1894 person
associatedWith Clapp, William Warland, 1826-1891 person
associatedWith Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 person
correspondedWith Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 person
correspondedWith Cornell, Alonzo B., 1832-1904 person
correspondedWith Cox, Samuel Sullivan, 1824-1889 person
correspondedWith Damrosch, Margaret Blaine, 1867-1949 person
correspondedWith Elkins, Stephen B. (Stephen Benton), 1841-1911 person
correspondedWith Evarts, William Maxwell, 1818-1901 person
correspondedWith Ewing, Thomas, 1829-1896 person
associatedWith Field, Cyrus W. (Cyrus West), 1819-1892, person
correspondedWith Fish, Hamilton, 1808-1893 person
correspondedWith Flint, Charles R. (Charles Ranlett), 1850-1934 person
correspondedWith Ford, Patrick, 1835-1913 person
correspondedWith Foster, Charles, 1828-1904 person
correspondedWith Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 person
correspondedWith Garfield, James A. (James Abram), 1831-1881 person
correspondedWith Garfield, Lucretia Rudolph, 1832-1918 person
correspondedWith Gladstone, W. E. (William Ewart), 1809-1898 person
correspondedWith Gorham, George C. (George Congdon), 1832-1909 person
correspondedWith Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 person
correspondedWith Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872 person
correspondedWith Grow, Galusha A. (Galusha Aaron), 1823-1907 person
correspondedWith Hale, Eugene, 1836-1918 person
correspondedWith Halstead, Murat, 1829-1908 person
correspondedWith Hamlin, Hannibal, 1809-1891 person
correspondedWith Hand, Learned, 1872-1961 person
correspondedWith Harlan, John Marshall, 1833-1911 person
correspondedWith Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901 person
correspondedWith Harte, Bret, 1836-1902 person
correspondedWith Hayes, Rutherford Birchard, 1822-1893 person
associatedWith Hay, John, 1838-1905. person
correspondedWith Hitchcock, Phineas Warrener, 1831-1881 person
correspondedWith Hoar, E. R. (Ebenezer Rockwood), 1816-1895 person
correspondedWith Hoar, George Frisbie, 1826-1904 person
correspondedWith Howard, O. O. (Oliver Otis), 1830-1909 person
correspondedWith Howe, Timothy O. (Timothy Otis), 1816-1883 person
correspondedWith Hoyt, Henry M. (Henry Martyn), 1830-1892 person
correspondedWith Hunt, William H. (William Henry), 1823-1883 person
correspondedWith Ingersoll, Robert Green, 1833-1899 person
associatedWith Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 person
correspondedWith Lincoln, Robert Todd, 1843-1926 person
correspondedWith Lodge, Henry Cabot, 1850-1924 person
correspondedWith Logan, John Alexander, 1826-1886 person
correspondedWith Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 person
associatedWith Madison, James, 1751-1836 person
correspondedWith McClure, Alexander K. (Alexander Kelly), 1828-1909 person
correspondedWith McKinley, William, 1843-1901 person
correspondedWith McPherson, Edward, 1830-1895 person
correspondedWith Medill, Joseph, 1823-1899 person
correspondedWith Miller, Warner, 1838-1918 person
correspondedWith Morgan, Edwin D. (Edwin Denison), 1811-1883 person
correspondedWith Morrill, Justin S. (Justin Smith), 1810-1898 person
correspondedWith Morrill, Lot M. (Lot Myrick), 1812-1883 person
correspondedWith Pauncefote, Julian, Baron, 1828-1902 person
correspondedWith Phelps, William Walter, 1839-1894 person
correspondedWith Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884 person
correspondedWith Reed, Thomas B. (Thomas Brackett), 1839-1902 person
correspondedWith Reid, Whitelaw, 1837-1912 person
associatedWith Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) corporateBody
correspondedWith Robinson, Corinne Roosevelt, 1861-1933 person
correspondedWith Rublee, Horace, 1829-1896 person
correspondedWith Schenck, Robert Cumming, 1809-1890 person
correspondedWith Sherman, Ellen Ewing, 1824-1888 person
correspondedWith Sherman, John, 1823-1900 person
correspondedWith Sherman, Rachel person
correspondedWith Sherman, Thomas H. (Thomas Henry), 1842- person
correspondedWith Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 person
correspondedWith Smith, Charles E., 1836-1905 person
correspondedWith Trescott, William Henry, 1822- person
associatedWith United States. Congress corporateBody
correspondedWith Vaughan, Benjamin, 1751-1835 person
correspondedWith Washburne, E. B. (Elihu Benjamin), 1816-1887 person
associatedWith Washburn, Israel, 1813-1883 person
correspondedWith Washington, George, 1732-1799 person
correspondedWith Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852 person
correspondedWith Weed, Thurlow, 1797-1882 person
correspondedWith Windom, William, 1827-1891 person
correspondedWith Wood, Fernando, 1812-1881 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
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Europe
Latin America
Maine
Subject
Presidents--United States--Election--1884
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
Occupation
Cabinet officers
Representatives, U.S. Congress--Maine
Senators, U.S. Congress--Maine
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Birth 1828

Death 1903

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