Tracy, Albert Haller, 1793-1859

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U.S. representative from New York, public official, and lawyer.

From the description of Albert Haller Tracy correspondence, 1815 April 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70980641

Born in Norwich, Conn. in 1793; moved to New York State in 1811. Practiced law in Buffalo beginning in 1815; served in the U.S. House of Representatives, 1819-1825, and in the New York State Senate, 1830-1837; ran unsuccessfully as a Whig candidate for the U.S. Senate in 1839. Died in Buffalo 19 Sept. 1859.

From the description of Albert Haller Tracy letters and receipt, 1817-1858. (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 175290526

Albert Haller Tracy (1793-1859) was a prominent lawyer and politician from Buffalo, New York from the 1820s to the 1850s. He served in the United States house of Representatives, 1819-1825, and member of the New York State Senate, 1830-1838. He aligned himself first with the Anti-Masonic Party, then later with the Whigs.

From the description of Papers, 1815-1874; bulk, 1821-1844. (New York State Library). WorldCat record id: 122487900

Albert Tracy (1818-1893) joined the Army as a lieutenant in the 9th Infantry during the Mexican War, served as Adjutant General of Maine, 1852-1855, returned to the Army's 10th Infantry and participated in an expedition against the Sioux from Fort Snelling, Minnesota, the Mormon expedition, and the Civil War, during which he was made a colonel and aide-de-camp to Gen. John C. Frémont.

From the guide to the Albert Tracy papers, 1843-1893, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

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creatorOf Tracy, Albert Haller, 1793-1859. Albert Haller Tracy letters and receipt, 1817-1858. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Ralph Waldo Emerson letters from various correspondents, ca. 1814-1882. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Dana, Charles A. (Charles Anderson), 1819-1897. Papers of Charles A. Dana manuscript], 1844-1895. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Charles Anderson Dana Collection, 1844-1881 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
referencedIn Charles Anderson Dana Collection, 1844-1895 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
creatorOf Tracy, Albert Haller, 1793-1859. Papers, 1815-1874; bulk, 1821-1844. New York State Library
creatorOf Tracy, Albert, 1818-1893. Albert Tracy papers, 1843-1893. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (inclusive) 1820-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Tracy, Albert Haller, 1793-1859. Albert Haller Tracy correspondence, 1815 April 30. Library of Congress
creatorOf Albert Tracy papers, 1843-1893 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
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associatedWith Averill, Ebenezer. person
associatedWith Biddle, Nicholas, 1786-1844. person
associatedWith Bull, Absalom, 1797-1866. person
associatedWith Cass, Lewis, 1782-1866. person
associatedWith Clinton, DeWitt, 1769-1828. person
associatedWith Dana, Charles A. (Charles Anderson), 1819-1897. person
associatedWith Daw, Henry, 1795-1864. person
correspondedWith Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 person
associatedWith Fillmore, Millard, 1800-1874. person
associatedWith Frémont, Jessie Benton, 1824-1902 person
associatedWith Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890 person
associatedWith Granger, Francis, 1792-1868. person
associatedWith Holland Land Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Hopkins. Benjamin W. person
associatedWith I. & J. Townsend (Albany, N.Y.). corporateBody
associatedWith Kingsley, Vine Wright. person
correspondedWith Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 person
associatedWith Maine. Adjutant General corporateBody
associatedWith Marcy, William L. (William Learned), 1786-1857. person
associatedWith Pierce, Franklin, 1804-1869 person
associatedWith Plumb, Ralph, 1795-1865. person
associatedWith Polk, James K. (James Knox), 1795-1849. person
associatedWith Seward, William Henry, 1801-1872. person
associatedWith Spencer, John C. (John Canfield), 1788-1855. person
associatedWith Tracy, Albert, 1818-1893. person
correspondedWith Tracy, Phineas Lyman, 1786-1876 person
associatedWith United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 10th corporateBody
associatedWith Van Buren, Martin, 1782-1862. person
associatedWith Weed, Thurlow, 1797-1882. person
associatedWith Wright, Silas, 1795-1847. person
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Portland (Me.)
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Washington Street (Buffalo, N.Y.)
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Utah Expedition, 1857-1858
Shenandoah Valley Campaign, 1862
Mexican War, 1846-1848--Campaigns
Presidents--Election--1840
Political parties--History
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Birth 1793-06-17

Death 1859-09-19

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