The James W. Grimes collection. 1816-1872.

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Grimes, James W. (James Wilson), 1816-1872. The James W. Grimes collection.

The James W. Grimes collection. 1816-1872.

The collection of James W. Grimes papers consists of a series of letters from James W. Grimes to his nephew John G. Walker. The letters, written from 1862-1872, cover a wide range of topics. Letters discuss the abolishment of slavery, the re-entry of Southern states into the Union, and Mr. Grimes' experiences with the Department of the Navy. Also included in the collection are a list of stocks and bonds belonging to the estate of James W. Grimes.

.5 linear feet.

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United States. Navy

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Built and launched at New York Navy Yard; commissioned Nov. 12, 1944; scraped in 1993. Served in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. From the description of USS Bon Homme Richard (CV/CVA-31) photograph collection 1944-1971. (The Mariners' Museum Library). WorldCat record id: 41657866 The federal government decided in 1941 to send Supply Corps personnel to Harvard Business School for training in the business of equipping the Navy. This was effected by a transfer...

Grimes, James W. (James Wilson), 1816-1872

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American lawyer, legislator, governor of Iowa. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Burlington, Iowa, to William W. Belknap, 1871 Dec. 29. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270498820 Grimes was member of the Iowa Territorial Legislature (1838-1839, 1843-1844); governor of Iowa (1854-1858) and U.S. senator from Iowa (1859-1869). He was born and educated in New Hampshire. After school, he began his law practice in Burlington, Iowa, part of the Black Hawk Purchase ter...

Walker, John (Guitarist)

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John G. Walker, of Atlanta, Georgia, received a B.E. from the University of Georgia in 1884. From the description of Autograph book of John G. Walker, 1884. (University of Georgia). WorldCat record id: 341597724 ...