William Medill Papers 1834-1864

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William Medill Papers, 1834-1864

William Medill Papers 1834-1864

Lawyer, United States representative and governor of Ohio, and United States government official. Correspondence, account books, and miscellaneous material primarily relating to Medill’s service as assistant postmaster general (1845), commissioner of Indian affairs (1845-1850), and first comptroller of the United States treasury (1857-1861).

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