Correspondence, 1854-1914, "Willard" to "Yorke".


Correspondence, 1854-1914, "Willard" to "Yorke".

Includes letters to Hay and to members of his family.

Approximately 6,000 items.


SNAC Resource ID: 6783364

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Wood, John Seymour 1853-1934 (person)

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Wright, Henry Smith, 1839-1910 (person)

Biographical information is limited for Henry X. Wright. A Virginian, he was born in 1835. The collection's earliest document places him on the USN Fulton as an assistant engineer at age 24. The outbreak of the Civil War finds him aboard the USS Pocahontas. In April 1861 Wright tendered his resignation from the United States Navy, which was accepted on May 6, 1861. On May 22, 1861 he was accepted into the Confederate States Navy, with orders to report for duty. Wright wa...

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Williamson, Samuel Eladsit, 1844-1903. (person)

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Yorke, Victoria. (person)

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Diplomat, army officer, lawyer, and U.S. representative from New York. From the description of Stewart L. Woodford correspondence, 1865-1908. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70981417 American soldier and diplomat. From the description of Letter signed : New York, to President Arthur, [18]82 Feb. 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270583927 Epithet: American lawyer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:...

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Worthen, Thomas A. (person)

Wilson, James Harrison, 1837-1925 (person)

Soldier, railroad builder, and author. From the description of James Harrison Wilson papers, circa 1862-1923 (bulk 1890-1915). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79452964 Military engineer, Civil War general and cavalry commander, post-war railroad man. From the description of Papers, 1864-1876. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 62725438 American soldier and engineer. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Keo...

Wilson, James, 1835-1920 (person)

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture (1897-1913), Congressman from Iowa, and professor of agriculture at Iowa State University. From the description of Letters, 1896-1911. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 233117045 Agriculturist, Iowa and U.S. congressman, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, and Professor of Agriculture at Iowa State College. James Wilson (1835-1920) was born in Ayrshire, Scotland, the first of 14 children. The family emigrated to the U.S...

Witthaus, R. A. (Rudolph August), 1846-1915 (person)

Woolfolk, A. C. (Austin Coleman), -1880 (person)

Wilson, Mary (Mary Elizabeth), 1977- (person)

Epithet: née Gardener wife of John Wilson of Fletching British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000295.0x0000e7 ...

Woolson, Constance Fenimore, 1840-1894 (person)

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Williams, George Washington, 1849-1891 (person)

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Winslow, Caroline B. (person)

Prys Williams, A. G. (person)

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Willis, Nathaniel Parker, 1806-1867 (person)

American journalist and poet. From the description of Letter : to "My dear fellow," [18--] July 12. (Bryn Mawr College). WorldCat record id: 28900949 Willis was a journalist and writer of plays, poems and short stories. From the description of Letter, to Maunsell B. (Maunsell Bradhurst) Field, 1854 March 31. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 122493287 Nathaniel Parker Willis was one of the highest paid periodical writers of his day, a poet, ...

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Wright, Kate A. (person)

Hay, John, 1838-1905 (person)

Brown class of 1858. Secretary to Abraham Lincoln; Ambassador to Court of St. James; Secretary of State; author. From the description of Papers, 1829-1916. (Brown University). WorldCat record id: 122598680 American diplomat and author. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Cleveland, to the editors of The Critic [Jeannette L. and Joseph B. Gilder], 1884 Aug. 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 644640373 Statesman, poet, Secretary of State. ...

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Wise, H. A. (Henry Augustus), 1819-1869 (person)

American naval officer, author. From the description of Papers of Henry Augustus Wise, 1852-1860. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 31685642 Henry Augustus Wise (1819-1869) entered the Navy as a midshipman in 1834. During the Civil War he was assigned to the Bureau of Ordnance and Hydrography, the agency responsible for the Navy's armaments and the shore stations where they were produced and tested. He became acting chief in 1863 and was appointed chief in 1864. ...

Williams, Edward Porter, 1843-1903. (person)

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American drama critic. From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Tompkinsville (Staten Island, N.Y.), 17 April 1886, to Mrs. Tracy, 1886 Apr. 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270679284 Massachusetts native William Winter graduated from Harvard law school, but began his career as a journalist. He wrote for numerous journals before securing a position as drama critic at the New York Tribune. In addition to being one of the most influential critics of his day, ...

Yeakel, Reuben. (person)

Willcox, Orlando B. (person)

American army officer. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Angel Island, California, to William W. Belknap, 1872 Apr. 8. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270586735 ...

Wilson, John M. (John Moulder), 1837-1919 (person)

Wright, J. Arthur (John Arthur), 1841-1920 (person)

Wright, Marcus J. (Marcus Joseph), 1831-1922 (person)

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Willard, Archibald M., 1836-1918 (person)

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