Papers, 1813-1819, 1840-1841, 1891.


Papers, 1813-1819, 1840-1841, 1891.

State legislator and Acting Governor of Ohio. Political correspondence relating to recommendations, resignations, appointments, and proclamations, during Looker's governorship (1814); and other papers.

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