Thomas White Ferry papers, 1866, 1881, and 1891.


Ferry, Thomas W. (Thomas White), 1827-1896. Thomas White Ferry papers, 1866, 1881, and 1891.

Thomas White Ferry papers, 1866, 1881, and 1891.

Letters from James Garfield, John Sherman, Russell Alger, and James Blaine, mainly thank you and other courtesy letters.

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Alger, R. A. (Russell Alexander), 1836-1907 (person)

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Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893 (person)

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Sherman, John, 1823-1900 (person)

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Garfield, James A. (James Abram), 1831-1881 (person)

Ohio Republican representative to Congress, 1863-1878; 20th president of the United States. From the description of Letter : House of Representatives, Washington, D.C., to William L. Perkins, Painesville, Ohio, 1877 Mar. 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 57317608 James Garfield, twentieth President of the United States, was born in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, in 1831. After embarking on an academic career, he joined the Ohio volunteer infantry regiment, and in 1863 was appointed...