Palmer, William Pendleton, 1861-1927,

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William Pendleton Palmer was President of the Western Reserve Historical Society, Cleveland, Ohio (1913-1927).

From the description of Regimental papers of the Civil War, 1849-1882, bulk 1861-1865 / [collected by] William Pendleton Palmer. (Rhinelander District Library). WorldCat record id: 19898789

William Pendleton Palmer was President of the Western Reserve Historical Society in Cleveland, Ohio.

From the description of Medical department and hospital papers collection : Union and Confederate Armies, 1846-1866 / [collected by] William Pendleton Palmer. (Rhinelander District Library). WorldCat record id: 19898778

Steel company executive and collector of Civil War materials. He served as president of the Western Reserve Historical Society (1913-1927).

From the description of Civil War miscellany, 1832-1910, bulk 1860-1866. (Rhinelander District Library). WorldCat record id: 18376207

President of American Steel and Wire Co., a director of U.S. Steel Corp., and President of the Western Reserve Historical Society (Cleveland, Ohio) from 1913-1927. Palmer had an intense interest in the Civil War and acquired an extensive collection of material relating not only to the war, but to ante-bellum life, slavery, and the life of Abraham Lincoln as well. This collection is one of several Palmer collections relating to the Civil War owned by the Western Reserve Historical Society.

From the description of William P. Palmer collection of Civil War manuscripts, [ca. 1761-ca. 1910]. (Rhinelander District Library). WorldCat record id: 23232087

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associatedWith Battey, Robert, 1828-1895. person
associatedWith Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893. person
associatedWith Benjamin, J. P. (Judah Philip), 1811-1884. person
associatedWith Burnside, Ambrose Everett, 1824-1881. person
associatedWith Butler, Renley S., b. 1834. person
associatedWith Carrington, William A. person
associatedWith Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873. person
associatedWith Confederate States of America. Army corporateBody
associatedWith Confederate States of America. Army. Trans-Mississippi Dept. corporateBody
associatedWith Confederate States of America. President. corporateBody
associatedWith Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889. person
associatedWith Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885. person
associatedWith Harrison, Benjamin Franklin, 1811-1886. person
associatedWith Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875. person
associatedWith Kirke, Henry M., d. 1876. person
associatedWith Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870. person
associatedWith Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865. person
associatedWith Lockwood, Henry Hayes, 1814-1899. person
associatedWith Logan, John Payne, 1820-1891. person
associatedWith McClellan, George Brinton, 1826-1885. person
associatedWith McLellan, C. H. person
associatedWith Mosby, John Singleton, 1833-1916. person
associatedWith Pillow, Gideon Johnson, 1806-1878. person
associatedWith Reynolds, Thomas C. (Thomas Caute), 1821-1887. person
associatedWith Richardson, George C. person
associatedWith Seward, William Henry, 1801-1872. person
associatedWith Sheridan, Philip Henry, 1831-1888. person
associatedWith Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891. person
associatedWith Sherwood, M. E. W. (Mary Elizabeth Wilson), 1826-1903. person
associatedWith Stanton, Edwin McMasters, 1814-1869. person
associatedWith Taylor, James Edward, 1839-1901. person
associatedWith United States. Army corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 127th (1862-1865) corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 6th (1861-1865) corporateBody
associatedWith United States. President (1861-1865 : Lincoln) corporateBody
associatedWith United States. President (1865-1869 : Johnson) corporateBody
associatedWith Welles, Gideon, 1802-1878. person
associatedWith Wheeler, Joseph, 1836-1906. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Southern States
United States
United States
United States
Confederate States of America
United States
Florida
Confederate States of America
Missouri
Louisiana
Subject
Slave trade--History--Sources
Plantations--History--Sources
Generals--Biography
Soldiers--Correspondence, reminiscences, etc
Charities
Reconstruction--History--Sources
Missionary Ridge, Battle of, Tenn., 1863
Veterans--Societies, etc
Chickamauga, Battle of, Ga., 1863
Soldiers--Diaries
Slavery--History--Sources
Hospitals
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Collector
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Birth 1861

Death 1927

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