Macomb, Alexander, 1782-1841

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Army officer.

From the description of Letter of Alexander Macomb, 1831. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79454178

Alexander Macomb was the commanding general of the U.S. Army from 1828 to 1841. He was the son of merchant Alexander Macomb (1748-1831) of Detroit and New York City.

From the description of Alexander Macomb letters, 1813. (New-York Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 713567317

American soldier.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Washington, to C.C. Clay, Governor of Alabama, 1837 Apr. 28. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270607831

Alexander Macomb was a Major General in the United States Army.

From the description of Alexander Macomb letter, 1837 [manuscript]. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 23229074

From the guide to the Alexander Macomb Letter, ., 1837, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.)

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creatorOf Alexander Macomb Letter, ., 1837 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
creatorOf Macomb, Alexander, 1782-1841. Autograph letter signed : Washington, to C.C. Clay, Governor of Alabama, 1837 Apr. 28. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Macomb, Alexander, 1782-1841. [Saint Mary's River]. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
creatorOf Macomb, Alexander, 1782-1841. Alexander Macomb letters, 1813. New-York Historical Society Library
creatorOf Worth, William Jenkins, 1794-1849. Papers. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
referencedIn William Constable papers, 1790-1805. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
creatorOf Swift, J. G. (Joseph Gardner), 1783-1865. Papers. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
creatorOf Macomb, Alexander, 1782-1841. Letter of Alexander Macomb, 1831. Library of Congress
creatorOf Macomb, Alexander, 1782-1841. Papers. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
referencedIn Cass, Lewis, 1782-1866. Letter : Washington, D.C., to Alexander Macomb, Washington, D.C., 1833 Apr. 26. Texas Christian University
referencedIn Barnard, Isaac Dutton, 1791-1834. Isaac Dutton Barnard papers, 1812-1831. Library of Congress
referencedIn William L. Marcy Collection, 1821-1857 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
creatorOf Constable, William Kerin, 1752-1803. Constable-Pierrepont papers, 1762-1911, bulk (1774-1849?). New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Bibb, George M. (George Minos), 1776-1859. Bibb, George M. (George Minos) 1829 letter. The Filson Historical Society
creatorOf Macomb, Alexander, 1782-1841. Alexander Macomb letter, 1837 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Wool, John Ellis, 1784-1869. Correspondence, 1830-1866. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf William L. Clements Library. Lewis Cass papers, 1774-1924. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
referencedIn William Edgar papers, 1750-1870 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Macomb, Alexander, 1748-1831. Macomb family papers, 1775-1897 Detroit Public Library, Detroit Main Library
referencedIn Adams, Randolph Greenfield, 1892-1951. Randolph G. Adams papers, 1923-1950. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Eaton, John Henry, 1790-1856. Letter to General Macomb, 1829-1829. Arizona Historical Society, Southern Arizona Division
referencedIn Brown, Jacob, 1775-1828. Jacob Brown papers, 1812-1828. Library of Congress
referencedIn Owen D. Young Library. Special Collections. Miscellaneous manuscripts: M-Z, 1789-1981. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brown, Jacob Jennings, 1775-1828. Jacob Jennings Brown papers, 1799-1950s, bulk 1799-1837. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
creatorOf Macomb, Alexander, 1782-1841. [Michigan Territory and the Great Lakes, 1819]. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
referencedIn Young, Nathaniel. Papers of Nathaniel Young, 1814-1849. Library of Congress
referencedIn Ziegler, Christopher T. America's forgotten castle: Castle Pinckney : 2005 Oct. ; [typescript] / Christopher T. Ziegler, M.A. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Gaines, Edmund Pendleton, 1777-1849. War of 1812 collection, 1813-1932. Gadsden Public Library
creatorOf Macomb, Alexander, 1782-1841. Letter, 1825 November 6, Washington, D.C. to Jane Kennedy. Winterthur Library
creatorOf Scott, Winfield, 1786-1866. Papers. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
referencedIn Sylvester Day collection, Day, Sylvester collection, 1813-1920 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Nourse, Charles Josephus, 1786-1851. Charles J. Nourse papers, 1758-1831, undated bulk 1819-1831. U.S. Army Heritage & Education Center
referencedIn Lucius Lyon papers, Lyon, Lucius, papers, 1770-1934, 1833-1851 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Thayer, George W. Lucius Lyon papers, 1770-1934, bulk 1833-1851. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
referencedIn United States. Army. Infantry, 29th. United States. Army. 29th Infantry orderly book, 1814. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
creatorOf Williams, Jonathan, 1750-1815. Papers. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
referencedIn United States. War Dept. Letter : Washington, D.C., to Alexander Macomb, Washington, D.C., 1833 Apr. 26. University of Chicago Library
creatorOf Edgar, William, 1736-1820. William Edgar papers, 1750-1870. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Jacob Jennings Brown papers, Brown, Jacob Jennings papers, 1799-1950s, 1799-1837 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Records of U.S. Army Commands. 1784 - 1874. Orderly Book of the Adjutant at Sackett's Harbor
referencedIn Christopher Van Deventer papers, Van Deventer, Christopher, papers, 1799-1925 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn War of 1812 mss., 1776-1879 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
creatorOf Macomb, Alexander, 1782-1841. Opinion of the court. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
creatorOf Barbour, James, 1775-1842. University of Virginia correspondence of James Madison and James Monroe [manuscript], 1827-1830. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Wool, John Ellis, 1784-1869. Papers. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
creatorOf Trimble, Allen, 1783-1870. Papers, 1804-1870. Library of Congress
referencedIn John L. (John Lawrence) LeConte papers, 1812-1897, 1812-1897 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Macomb, Alexander, 1782-1841. Letters, 1814. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Bailey & Delord (Plattsburgh, N.Y.). Records, 1812-1850. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Lewis Cass papers, Cass, Lewis, papers, 1774-1924 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Brisbane, Thomas Makdougall, Sir, bart., 1773-1860. Thomas M. Brisbane papers, 1813-1815. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
referencedIn Dumas, Hipolite, d. 1841. Hipolite Dumas papers, 1813-1828 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Macomb, Alexander, 1782-1841. Letter, 1825 September 30, Washington, D.C. [to] Lt. Col. Walbach, Ft. Trumble. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
referencedIn Adams, Randolph Greenfield, 1892-1951. Randolph G. Adams papers, 1923-1950. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Thomas M. Brisbane papers, Brisbane, Thomas M. papers, 1813-1815 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845. [Letter] June 20th, 1836 [to] Lewis Cass / Andrew Jackson. Knox College, Seymour Library
referencedIn United States. Army. Artillery Regiment, 3rd. Orderly book, 1812-1813. New York State Library
creatorOf Van Deventer, Christopher, d. 1838. Christopher Van Deventer papers, 1799-1925. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
creatorOf Macomb, Alexander, 1782-1841. Letter : Washington, D.C., to Messrs. Mills & Smith, Boston, Mass., 1837 July 7. Gunston Hall Plantation
referencedIn United States. Army. 29th Infantry orderly book, 1814 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
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Washington (D.C.)
Florida
Michigan
Saint Marys River (Mich. and Ont.)
Wisconsin
Ontario
Saint Joseph Island (Ont.)
Michigan, Lake
United States
New York (State)
New York (State)--Plattsburgh
Michigan
United States
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Plattsburgh, N.Y., Battle of, 1814
Views, topographical (Whitefish Bay, Mich. and Ont.)
Brun Guide
Indians of North America--Wars--1815-1875
Manuscript maps
Seminole War, 2nd, 1835-1842
Furniture making
War damage compensation
Executors and administrators
Maps shelf
Views, topographical (Saint Joseph Island, Ont.)
White House (Washington, D.C.)
Samuel Williams Maps
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Birth 1782-04-03

Death 1841-06-25

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