Letter, 1861 January 19, Washington, to [Charles Lanman, n.p.].

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Grimes, James W. (James Wilson), 1816-1872. Letter, 1861 January 19, Washington, to [Charles Lanman, n.p.].

Letter, 1861 January 19, Washington, to [Charles Lanman, n.p.].

Autobiographical sketch mentioning time spent in New Hampshire and at Dartmouth College.

3 p. on 1 fold. leaf. 25 cm.

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Lanman, Charles, 1819-1895

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Charles Lanman, writer, journalist and amateur painter, was born in Monroe, Michigan, June 15, 1819. He spent much of his career working as a journalist in Monroe and Cincinnati, Ohio. He moved to Washington DC in 1848 and worked as a librarian in various branches of government, including the War Department, the Copyrights Division of the Department of State, the executive library of President Fillmore, and the Interior Department. He wrote several books in his career on topics of travel and wil...

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...