Fendall, Philip Ricard, 1794-1868

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Attorney, of Alexandria (formerly Alexandria Co., now Arlington Co.), Va., and Washington, D.C.

From the description of Papers, 1658-1962. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 19646999

From the description of Letters, 1779-1916. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 40421935

Washington, D.C., District Attorney, 1841-1845, 1849-1853.

From the description of Correspondence of Philip R. Fendall [manuscript], 1813-1841, bulk 1813-1817. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647823239

Washington lawyer, U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia.

From the description of Letter : Washington, to Henry Clay, 1849 March 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 22343671

From the description of Letter : Washington, to Daniel Webster, 1841, July 6. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 22343659

Philip Ricard Fendall (1794-1868) was born in Alexandria, Va. He graduated from Princeton in 1815, received an A.M. degree there in 1818, and was admitted to the bar in 1820. In 1830, he became part owner and editor of the National Journal, which replaced the National Intelligencer as the semi-official publication for the administration of John Quincy Adams. Fendall later became District Attorney for Washington, D.C. from 1841 to 1845 and from 1849 to 1853. His published works include: An Argument on the Powers, Duties and Conduct of the Hon. John C. Calhoun...(Washington, 1827); A Discourse on the Good and Evil of Political Parties ...(Washington, 1857); Catalogue of the...Library of the Late Philip R. Kendall (Washington, 1869); and others.

From the description of Papers, 1819-1860. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 207133248

Lawyer, editor, and public official.

From the description of Letter, 1849. (Historical Society of Washington, Dc). WorldCat record id: 70941999

From the description of Philip Ricard Fendall papers, 1799-1871. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70979884

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creatorOf Fendall, Philip Ricard, 1794-1868. Correspondence of Philip Ricard Fendall [manuscript] 1811-62. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn United States. Dept. of State. Letter : Washington, D.C., to Philip R. Fendall, Washington, D.C., 1842 Aug. 27. Texas Christian University
creatorOf Lee, Richard Bland, 1797-1875. Letter to Philip R. Fendall [manuscript], 1829 February 16. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Fendall, Philip Ricard, 1794-1868. Philip Ricard Fendall paper, undated [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Fendall, Philip Ricard, 1794-1868. Correspondence of Philip R. Fendall [manuscript], 1813-1841, bulk 1813-1817. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Fendall, Philip Ricard, 1794-1868. Papers, 1819-1860. American Antiquarian Society
creatorOf Simms, Charles H. Letter : Washington City, to Philip Ricard Fendall, Alexandria, D.C., 1824 August 17. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Force, Peter, 1790-1868. Letter : to P.R. Fendall, Alexandria [Va.], 1829 May 17. George Washington University
referencedIn Book collectors miscellaneous papers, 1649-1937. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Fillmore, Millard, 1800-1874. Papers of Millard Fillmore, 1839-1925 (bulk 1839-1870). Library of Congress
creatorOf Force, Peter, 1790-1868. Letter : Washington, to P.R. Fendall, Baltimore, 1824 May 6. George Washington University
referencedIn Curtis, George Ticknor, 1812-1894. Letters : New York, to Philip R. Fendall, Washington, D.C., 1841 June 10, 18 July 10. Boston Public Library, Central Library in Copley Square
creatorOf Frémont, Jessie Benton, 1824-1902. ALS, 1866 July 6 : Pocaho, near Tarrytown, to Philip Fendall. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
creatorOf Fendall, Philip Ricard, 1794-1868. Letters, 1779-1916. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Fendall, Philip Ricard, 1794-1868. Letter, 1849. Historical Society of Washington, Dc
referencedIn Letter : n.p., to [Philip Barton] Key, n.p. 1845 Apr. 21. Texas Christian University
creatorOf Aspinwall, Thomas, 1786-1876,. American and English literary and historical papers collected by Atcheson L. Hench [manuscript] 1782-1966. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Fendall, Philip Ricard, 1794-1868. Philip Ricard Fendall papers, 1799-1871. Library of Congress
creatorOf Moseley, William Abbott, 1798-1873. William Abbott Moseley correspondence, 1847 May Detroit Public Library, Detroit Main Library
creatorOf Fendall, Philip Ricard, 1794-1868. Letter : Washington, to Henry Clay, 1849 March 15. George Washington University
creatorOf Philip Ricard Fendall Paper, undated University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
creatorOf Simms, Charles H. Charles H. Simms letter to Philip Ricard Fendall, Alexandria, D.C., 1824 August 17. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Fendall, Philip Ricard, 1794-1868. Papers, 1658-1962. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Treadway, Morton Candee, 1887-. Treadway collection, 1811-1954 (inclusive), 1811-1865 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Benton, Thomas Hart, 1782-1858,. Letters of James McDowell and Thomas Hart Benton, 1846, n.d. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Trist, Nicholas Philip, 1800-1874. Nicholas Philip Trist correspondence [manuscript] 1862. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Clay, Henry, 1777-1852. Letters of Henry Clay [manuscript] 1811-1847. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Carey, Mathew, 1760-1839. Papers, 1785-1859. American Antiquarian Society
referencedIn Gardiner, George A., 1818-1854. George A. Gardiner papers, 1847-1855. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Rives, William Cabell, 1825-1889. Correspondence of William Cabell Rives [manuscript] 1866, 1883. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889,. Correspondence of Philip Fendall and of W.W. Seaton, 1829-1853. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Fendall, Philip Ricard, 1794-1868. Letters, 1779-1916. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Fendall, Philip Ricard, 1794-1868. Letter : Washington, to Daniel Webster, 1841, July 6. George Washington University
creatorOf Archer, William Segar, 1789-1855,. Argosy collection [manuscript], 1795-1893. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Barksdale, Narcissa L. Smith, d. 1875. Papers of the Janney family, 1695-1981 (bulk 1755-1944). University of Virginia. Library
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United States
United States
Washington (D.C.)
New Jersey
United States
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Virginia--Alexandria
New Jersey--Princeton
United States
Subject
Revivals
African Americans--Colonization
Book collecting
Public prosecutors
Agency (Law)--Correspondence
Practice of law
Suicide--19th century
Political parties
Lawyers
English language--Slang
Lawyers--Correspondence
Presidents--Election--1832
Newspapers
Booksellers and bookselling
Occupation
Lawyers
Public officials
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Birth 1794-12-18

Death 1868-02-16

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