John F. Miller correspondence and miscellany, 1870-1885.

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Miller, John Franklin, 1831-1886. John F. Miller correspondence and miscellany, 1870-1885.

John F. Miller correspondence and miscellany, 1870-1885.

Consists of correspondence relating to politics, patronage, requests for assistance from former Union Army Soldiers, mining stocks, and family matters. Includes several letters from Miller to his wife, Mary, along with letters from Miller's brother, Clay, and Schuyler Colfax, who served as U.S. Vice President from 1869-1873. Includes a drawing of Miller at the Battle of Liberty Gap, telegrams, funeral invitations for public officials, an invoice, a receipt, a stock holdings statement, calling cards, handbills, and photocopies of newspaper clippings.

2 folders (0.2 linear ft.)

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Miller, John Franklin, 1831-1886

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U. S. Senator from California 1881-1886. Lawyer, rancher, lived in California during 1853-55. Returned to California in 1865 and lived in San Francisco and Napa. Collector for Port of San Francisco. From the description of John Franklin Miller Collection, 1855-1890. (California State Library). WorldCat record id: 58855228 Miller was collector of the port of San Francisco, and then President of the Alaska Commercial Company. He was also a member of the California state consti...

Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885

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Congressman from Indiana; Vice President of the United States, 1869-1873. From the description of Letter : Washington, D.C., to Henry G. Hill, New York, 1864 Mar. 23. (Bryn Mawr College). WorldCat record id: 28900958 South Bend, Indiana, newspaper publisher, 1845-1863; Indiana representative, 1855-1869; speaker, House of Representatives, 1863-1869; U.S. vice president, 1869-1873. From the description of Letter : Washington, D.C., to E.F. Chapman, 1867 Feb. 23. (A...

Miller, Mary Chess.

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Miller, Clayton

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