Hale, John P. (John Parker), 1806-1873

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American statesman.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Washington, to A. Middleton, 1856 Apr. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270505990

From the description of Autograph letter signed : "Senate Chamber," to Captain Palmer, 1861 Jan. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270503647

U.S. district attorney, U.S. representative and senator from New Hampshire, and U.S. minister to Spain; resident of Dover, N.H.

From the description of John P. Hale autograph letter signed, 1864. (Maine Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 71058762

From the description of Papers, 1822-1885. (New Hampshire Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 70963778

John Parker Hale was a United States District Attorney, a United States Representative and Senator from New Hampshire, a presidential nominee (1852) of the Free Soil Party, and a United States Minister to Spain.

From the description of Hale-Chandler papers, 1777-1873. (Dartmouth College Library). WorldCat record id: 237360402

Diplomat and U.S. senator and representative from New Hampshire.

From the description of Letter of John P. Hale, 1842. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79450712

John Parker Hale was born to John P. Hale and Lydia C. O'Brien, in Rochester, New Hampshire, on March 31, 1806. After attending the Phillips Exeter Academy, Hale graduated from Bowdoin College in 1827. He was admitted to the bar in 1830. He practiced law in Dover, New Hampshire, and served as a United States district attorney between 1834 and 1841. He became an outspoken opponent of slavery, and also held several political offices, first as a Democrat and later as a member of the Free Soil and Republican parties. He served in the New Hampshire House of Representatives (1832), the United States House of Representatives (1843-1844), and the United States Senate (1847-1852 and 1855-1864). He was the Free Soil Party's presidential nominee in 1852. After completing his final term in the United States Senate, he returned to Dover, where he died on November 19, 1873. He and his wife, Lucy Lambert, were married in 1834 and had two children.

From the guide to the John Parker Hale correspondence, Hale, John Parker correspondence, 1833-1856, (William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan)

Lawyer, of Dover, N.H.; U.S. Representative (1843-1845) and Senator (1846-1853, 1855-1865) from New Hampshire; U.S. minister to Spain (1865-1869).

http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=h000034

From the description of John P. Hale letter to H. Barney, 1853 Aug. 20. (Litchfield Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 770336909

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referencedIn Portland Anti-Slavery Society. Records, 1844-1866. Maine Historical Society Library
creatorOf Barton, Ira McLaughlin, 1839-1875. [Papers]. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Hale, John P. (John Parker), 1806-1873. Autograph letter signed : "Senate Chamber," to Captain Palmer, 1861 Jan. 10. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library.
referencedIn United States. Navy Dept. Letter : [Washington, D.C.], to John P. Hale, [Washington, D.C.], 1862 Mar. 28. Texas Christian University
referencedIn Barstow, Josiah Whitney, 1896-1922. Correspondence. 1851-1863. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Hale, John P. (John Parker), 1806-1873. Letter : [Washington, D.C.], to George Brinton McClellan, n.p., 1862 Jan. 28. Texas Christian University
referencedIn United States. Navy Dept. Letter : Washington, D.C., to John P. Hale, Washington, D.C., 1864 Apr. 1. Texas Christian University
referencedIn Carroll County (Ind.). Polling documents, 1852. Indiana Historical Society Library
referencedIn United States. Navy Dept. Letter : [Washington, D.C.], to John P. Hale, [Washington, D.C.], 1862 Mar. 20. Texas Christian University
creatorOf Hale, John P. (John Parker), 1806-1873. Letter, 1859 June 28, to Mrs. Sherman. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Autograph File, H, 1584-1988. Houghton Library.
referencedIn United States. Navy Dept. Letter : Washington, D.C., to John P. Hale, [Washington, D.C.], 1864 Feb. 12. Texas Christian University
referencedIn Autograph album: Abraham Lincoln, his cabinet, and senators, 1864 and undated. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Philleo, Calvin W. (Calvin Wheeler), 1822-1858. Calvin W. Philleo correspondence, legal papers and writings, 1835-1860. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn George William Curtis additional correspondence, 1844-1891. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Hale, John P. (John Parker), 1806-1873. John P. Hale letter to H. Barney, 1853 Aug. 20. Litchfield Historical Society
creatorOf Hale, John P. (John Parker), 1806-1873. Letter to Rev. William Henry Furness, 1850. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Welles, Gideon, 1802-1878. Gideon Welles letterbooks, 1861-1862. Connecticut Historical Society
creatorOf John Parker Hale correspondence, Hale, John Parker correspondence, 1833-1856 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Charles Franklin Dunbar autograph collection, 1757-1865. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Hale, John P. (John Parker), 1806-1873. Letter : Washington, D.C., to M.L. Collins, 1852 Jan. 31. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Andrew, John A. (John Albion), 1818-1867. Autograph letter signed : Boston, to the Reverend John Pierpont, 1853 Apr. 13. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Welles, Gideon, 1802-1878. Manuscript, [ca 1868]. Texas Christian University
referencedIn Letters sent to Watson G. Haynes on the initiative to change regulations in the United States Navy, 1846-1852. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Cartland family papers, 1823-1913. Houghton Library.
referencedIn United States. Navy Dept. Letter : Washington, D.C., to John P. Hale, [Washington, D.C.], 1864 Feb. 4. Texas Christian University
creatorOf Giddings, Joshua R. (Joshua Reed), 1795-1864. Papers, 1845 Jan. 15. Ohio History Connection, Ohio Historical Society
referencedIn Tappan, Mason Weare, 1817-1886. Letters, 1857-1865. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Uriah P. Levy Collection, undated, 1787-1948, 1959, 1961, 1985, 2005 American Jewish Historical Society
referencedIn Almy, John Jay, 1815-1895. Letter, September, 1849. Naval War College, Henry E. Eccles Library
creatorOf Field, Cyrus W. (Cyrus West), 1819-1892. Correspondence, 1862. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Adams, Dan Weiseger, 1820-1872,. Autographs of Civil War officers and U.S. Statesmen. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn S. Griswold Flagg collection, 1825-1938 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Cilley, Joseph, 1791-1887. Order of Joseph Cilley for copies of U.S. Constitution, 1848 Jan. 17. Maine Historical Society Library
referencedIn Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852. Letter, 1849 Feb. 10. New Hampshire Newsp Project
referencedIn Lincoln Room collection of miscellaneous papers, 1837-1924. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Pierce, Franklin, 1804-1869. Letters, 1836-1869. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Hale, John P. (John Parker), 1806-1873. Hale-Chandler papers, 1777-1873. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Young, A. H. (Andrew Hale), 1827-1890. Correspondence / A.H. Young. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Goodwin, Elizabeth. Papers, 1758-1891, collected by Elizabeth Goodwin. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Documents relating to Charles Sumner, 1828-1912. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Hale, John P. (John Parker), 1806-1873. Papers, 1822-1885. New Hampshire Historical Society Library
referencedIn Hoit, Daniel. Papers, 1828-1848 and n.d. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Judd, Norman B. (Norman Buel), 1815-1878. Correspondence, 1860 July 14-1860 Oct. 2. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Hale, Harmon. Letter : Columbus, [Ohio], to [John P. Hale], 1860 Nov. 21. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Hale, John P. (John Parker), 1806-1873. Letter : Washington, D.C., to M.L. Collins, 1852 Jan. 31. Texas Christian University
creatorOf Allen, Mary Rivers,. Collection of letters and autographs, 1846-1881. Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn Flagg, S. Griswold. S. Griswold Flagg collection, 1825-1938 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873. Collection, 1824-1881. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
creatorOf Lord, Nathan, 1792-1870. Letter, 1861 July 27, Hanover, N.H., to John P. Hale. Dartmouth College 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.
creatorOf Republican Party (Minn.). State Central Committee. Miscellaneous party papers, 1857-1956. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn Fogg, George Gilman, 1813-1881. Papers, 1831-1881. New Hampshire Historical Society Library
referencedIn Welles, Gideon, 1802-1878. Manuscript, [ca 1868]. University of Chicago Library
creatorOf Hale, John Parker, fl. 1875. Letter: Charleston, W. Va., to Sallie McFarland, 1875 May 1. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Hale, John P. (John Parker), 1806-1873. Autograph letter signed : Washington, to A. Middleton, 1856 Apr. 21. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Burleigh, William, 1785-1827. Papers, 1810-1830. Maine Historical Society Library
referencedIn Parmalee, J. W. Letters to "Wheeler" [manuscript], 1848-1850. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Pierpont, John, 1785-1866. Letters, 1831-1858, Boston and Medford, Mass. Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn Wendell Phillips papers, 1555-1882 (inclusive) 1833-1881 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Curry, J. L. M. (Jabez Lamar Monroe), 1825-1903. Civil War archives, [18--]-[19--]. Hyde Park Historical Society
creatorOf Hale, John P. (John Parker), 1806-1873. Letter of John P. Hale, 1842. Library of Congress
referencedIn Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872. Letters / Horace Greeley. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Haynes, Watson G.,. Letters sent to Watson G. Haynes on the initiative to change regulations in the United States Navy, 1846-1952. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Hale, John P. (John Parker), 1806-1873. John P. Hale autograph letter signed, 1864. Maine Historical Society Library
referencedIn Palfrey family papers, 1713-1915. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Hale, John P. (John Parker), 1806-1873. Letter, 1862 July 28, Dover, N.H., to N. Lord [n.p.]. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Baylies, William, 1776-1865. Letter, 1848 October 2, West Bridgewater [Mass.], to "My dear Sir" [i.e. D. Webster, n.p.]. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Washington Navy Yard. Records, 1859-1862. Rosenbach Museum & Library
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Place Name Admin Code Country
New Hampshire
Maine
United States
United States
Massachusetts
New York (State)--Syracuse
New Hampshire
United States
Dover (N.H.)
United States
New Hampshire
Spain
Spain
United States
Subject
Political conventions
Senators, U.S. Congress
Antislavery movements
States' rights (American politics)
Lawyers--New Hampshire
Slavery--United States
Representatives, U.S. Congress
Antislavery movements--United States
Diplomatic and consular service, American
Occupation
Diplomats
Diplomats--United States
Representatives, U.S. Congress--New Hampshire
Senators, U.S. Congress--New Hampshire
Legislators--United States
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Birth 1806-03-31

Death 1873-11-19

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