Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889

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Simon Cameron (1799-1889), journalist and printer from Pennsylvania, had a long and active political career with the Republican Party, which he joined in 1856. He served in the U.S. Senate (1845-1849, 1856-1860, 1872); as Secretary of War to Abraham Lincoln (1861-1862); as Minister to Russia (1862); as chairman of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations (1872-1877).

From the description of Simon Cameron Papers, 1738-1889 1860-1880. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 150499672

Pennsylvania newspaper editor and businessman; president, Northern Central Railroad; adjutant general of Pennsylvania; Pennsylvania senator, 1845-1849, 1857-1861, 1867-1877; secretary of war, 1861-1862; U.S. minister to Russia, 1862.

From the description of Letters, 1861-1862. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 27989352

From the description of Letter and telegram, 1853, 1861. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 27989347

Diplomat, U.S. senator of Pennsylvania and U.S. secretary of war.

From the description of Papers of Simon Cameron, 1861-1892. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71067812

Financier, U.S. secretary of war, U.S. senator from Pennsylvania, and diplomat.

From the description of Papers of Simon Cameron, 1738-1919 (bulk 1860-1880). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71067606

American financier and politician.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Harrisburg, to William W. Belknap, 1874 July 8. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133412

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Lochiel [Indiana?], to Robert Toombs, 1859 Oct. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133481

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Harrisburg, to W.B. Lewis, 1833 Dec. 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133411

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Washington, to Col. Seymour, 1850 Apr. 29. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270134337

From the description of Letter signed : Senate Chamber, to the President, 1871 Dec. 6. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270135714

Pennsylvania politician; Lincoln's first Secretary of War, appointed minister to Russia in 1862 following complaints about corruption in his administration of the department.

From the description of ALS, 1862 Mar. 13, Lockiel, to A.T. Goodman. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122490233

American secretary of war (1861-1862).

From the description of Letter signed : Washington, D.C., 1861 Aug. 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 639616949

Biographical Note

  • 1799, Mar. 8: Born, Donegal, Pa.
  • 1820: Editor, Bucks County Messenger, Harrisburg, Pa.
  • 1822: Editor, Pennsylvania Intelligencer, Harrisburg, Pa.
  • 1824: Purchased the Republican, Harrisburg, Pa.
  • 1825 (?): Appointed state printer, Pennsylvania
  • 1826: Adjutant general, Pennsylvania
  • 1838: Appointed commissioner to settle accounts of Winnebago Indians
  • 1845 - 1849 : Elected as a Democrat and served in seat vacated by James Buchanan in United States Senate; failed to win reelection
  • 1855: Unsuccessful candidate for United States Senate
  • 1856: Joined Republican Party on its formation and elected to the United States Senate from Pennsylvania
  • 1860: Unsuccessful candidate for presidential and vice-presidential nominations
  • 1861: Appointed secretary of war
  • 1862: Resigned from cabinet; appointed and resigned as minister to Russia
  • 1866: Elected to the United States Senate from Pennsylvania
  • 1872: Chairman, Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
  • 1877: Retired from United States Senate and relinquished control of the Republican Party in Pennsylvania in favor of his son, J. D. Cameron
  • 1889, June 26: Died, Donegal, Pa.

From the guide to the Simon Cameron Papers, 1738-1919, (bulk 1860-1880), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

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referencedIn Lander, F. W. (Frederick West), 1821-1862. Papers of F. W. Lander, 1836-1894 (bulk 1849-1862). Library of Congress
creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Letter : Harrisburg, Pa., to Benjamin Mifflin, Philadelphia, 1823 Mar. 23. Texas Christian University
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 Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Letter and telegram, 1853, 1861. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Letter, 1865. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn MacVeagh family. MacVeagh family papers, 1831-1950, bulk 1851-1917. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
creatorOf Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890. ALS, 1861 August 20, St. Louis, on Headquarters, Western Dept. letterhead, to General Cameron, Secretary of War, Washington, (D.C.). Copley Press, J S Copley Library
creatorOf McNair, Thomas, 1790-1847. Papers of Thomas McNair, 1760-1849 (bulk 1830-1842). Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Papers of Simon Cameron, 1861-1892. Library of Congress
creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Letter : Harrisburg, Pa., to John Snyder, Selinsgrove, Pa., 1826 Mar. 21. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Morgan, Edwin D. (Edwin Denison), 1811-1883. Papers, 1830-1872. American Periodical Series I
creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Papers of Simon Cameron, 1738-1919 (bulk 1860-1880). Library of Congress
creatorOf Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865. Autograph letter signed : [Washington, D.C.], to the Secretary of War [Simon Cameron], 1861 Nov. 13. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Horace Greeley Papers, 1812-1928, (bulk 1860-1872) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Letter signed : Senate Chamber, to the President, 1871 Dec. 6. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Montgomery C. Meigs Papers, 1799-1892, (bulk 1849-1892) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Letters, 1848-1875. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Nicolay, John G. (John George), 1832-1901. John G. Nicolay papers, 1811-1943 (bulk 1860-1901). Library of Congress
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creatorOf Slifer, Eli, 1818-1888. Papers, 1850-1891. Dickinson College Library, Waidner-Spahr Library
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
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referencedIn King, Rufus, 1814-1876. Letters and photograph, 1861. Wisconsin Veterans Museum Research Center
referencedIn Alexander Robey Shepherd Papers, 1776-1945, (bulk 1868-1900) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Letter, 1864, September 21, Philadelphia, to Daniel Dougherty. Brown University, John Hay Library
creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Autograph letter signed : [Washington, D.C.], to W[illiam] G. Moore, [Washington, D.C.], 1863 Apr. 28. Texas Christian University
referencedIn Buchanan, James, 1791-1868. Papers of James Buchanan, 1775-1868. Library of Congress
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creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Letters, 1861-1862. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Autograph letter signed : Harrisburg, to W.B. Lewis, 1833 Dec. 16. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. ALS, 1862 Mar. 13, Lockiel, to A.T. Goodman. Rosenbach Museum & Library
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referencedIn The Cameron family papers, 1854-1894. U.S. Army Heritage & Education Center
referencedIn Amy Hemenway collection of autographs, 1791-1873. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Letters from various correspondents, 1861-1872. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Kennedy, Samuel A., 1835-1900. Papers, 1813-1887. Franklin College, Hamilton Library
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creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Autograph letter signed : Washington, D.C., to [G.F.?] Edmonds, n.p., 1870 May 2. University of Chicago Library
creatorOf Dousman, Hercules L. (Hercules Louis), 1800-1868. Hercules L. Dousman papers, 1808-1811, 1822-1903. Minnesota Historical Society Library
creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Letter to Henry Bowen Anthony. Washington, DC. 1861 Sept. 30. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Miles-Cameron Families Correspondence, 1661-1956, (bulk 1862-1944) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Union Defence Committee of the City of New York. Records, 1861-1885 (bulk 1861-1865). Churchill County Museum
creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. ALS : to Dear Sir [Mr. Austin Blair], 1861 Apr. 10. Concord Free Public Library, Special Collection
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referencedIn Joseph Holt Papers, 1817-1895, (bulk 1859-1889) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
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creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Simon Cameron papers, 1824-1892 (inclusive), [microform]. Yale University Library
creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Letter : Harrisburg, Pa., to H.B. Clafflin [sic] & Co., 1867 Oct. 30. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Benjamin F. Butler Papers, 1778-1929, (bulk 1861-1893) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872. Horace Greeley papers, 1812-1928 (bulk 1860-1872). Library of Congress
creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Letter signed : Washington, D.C., 1861 Aug. 17. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Rutherford, William W. (William Wilson) 1805-1873. Account books, 1831-1873. College of Physicians of Philadelphia
referencedIn Millard, David J. David J. Millard papers, [ca. 1819]-1874. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Zachariah Chandler Papers, 1854-1899, (bulk 1854-1879) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Riddle, A. G. (Albert Gallatin), 1816-1902. Papers, 1835-1902 / [Albert Gallatin Riddle]. Western Reserve Historical Society, Research Library
creatorOf Delano, Columbus, 1809-1896. Papers. Library of Congress
creatorOf United States. War Dept. Letter : [Washington, D.C.], to Thomas J. McKean, Mari[o]n, Iowa, 1861 June 7. Texas Christian University
creatorOf Simon Cameron Papers, 1738-1919, (bulk 1860-1880) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
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referencedIn President and cabinet : carte-de-visite, ca. 1861. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
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creatorOf Cuyler, John Meck, 1810-1884. Letter, 1861 Sept. 24, Ft. Monroe, Va. [to] Secretary of War, Simon Cameron. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
referencedIn Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893. James Gillespie Blaine family papers, 1777-1945 (bulk 1870-1892). Library of Congress
referencedIn Harris, John. Collection, 1687-1915. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
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referencedIn Edwin McMasters Stanton Papers, 1818-1921, (bulk 1862-1870) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
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creatorOf William L. Clements Library. Lewis Cass papers, 1774-1924. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Autograph letter signed : [Middletown, Pa.?], to Mr. [Daniel?] Sturgeon, n.p., [185-] June 22. Texas Christian University
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creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Simon Cameron Papers, 1738-1889 1860-1880. Michigan State University Libraries, Main Library
referencedIn Ambrose W. Thompson Papers, 1847-1960, (bulk 1860-1882) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
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creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Letter : Harrisburg, Pa., to John Snyder, Selinsgrove, Pa., 1826 Mar. 21. Texas Christian University
creatorOf Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889. Autograph letter signed : Harrisburg, to William W. Belknap, 1874 July 8. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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Place Name Admin Code Country
Pennsylvania
Russia
Los Angeles (Calif.)
United States
United States
Russia
Russia
Russia
United States
Pennsylvania
United States
Dauphin County (Pa.)
United States
Soviet Union
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
United States
Pennsylvania
United States
Subject
Newspapers
Public lands
Diplomatic and consular service, American
State universities and colleges
Legislators--Autographs
Business enterprises
Elections--California--Los Angeles--19th century--Archival resources
Legislators--United States--Autographs
Letters
Business enterprises--Pennsylvania
Politics--Politics and government--1856-1889
Financial statements--1738-1889
Occupation
Public officers
Capitalists and financiers
Senators, U.S. Congress--Pennsylvania
Cabinet officers
Diplomats
Financiers
Politicians
Function

Person

Birth 1799-03-08

Death 1889-06-26

English

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