Webster-Hale papers, 1814-1891.


Hale, Edward Everett, 1822-1909. Webster-Hale papers, 1814-1891.

Webster-Hale papers, 1814-1891.

Letters from Daniel Webster, lawyer, U.S. representative, and senator from Mass., to Nathan Hale, publisher and editor of the Boston Daily Advertiser, written from 1814-54. The bulk of the letters were written from Washington and pertain to pending legislation and Congressional business, matters relating to the newspaper, court cases, and personal financial matters. The collection also includes a draft of a Webster's tribute to his daughter Julia after her death (1848), two letters from Isaac Hill of N.H. to Webster in 1850 supporting his position on slavery, and a few misc. items written to Edward E. Hale, Nathan's son. There is also one letter each from Grace and Caroline LeRoy Webster, Webster's first and second wives, and a few items from his son, Fletcher.

1 narrow box and 1 box of photocopies.

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Webster, Grace Fletcher, -1828

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Webster, Fletcher, 1813-1862

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Colonel in the Civil War. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Boston, to Mr. Miller, 1857 Feb. 23. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270586795 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Boston, to A.L. Strong, Esq., 1858 Apr. 8. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270586799 ...

Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852

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Daniel Webster (b. Salisbury, New Hampshire, January 18, 1782-d. Marshfield, Massachusetts, October 24, 1852), lawyer, orator, congressman, served as U.S. Secretary of State under presidents William Henry Harrison and John Tyler. He also served as Senator from Massachusetts....

Hill, Isaac, 1789-1851

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Governor of and U.S. senator from New Hampshire and publisher. From the description of Isaac Hill papers, 1829-1834. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70980684 Journalist, publisher, governor of New Hampshire, U.S. senator, and member of President Andrew Jackson's "kitchen cabinet." From the description of Papers, 1811-1852. (New Hampshire Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 70963781 ...

United States. Congress. House

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U.S. House of Representatives is the lower house of Congress. From the guide to the Subscription lists, 1870, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections) ...

United States. Congress. Senate

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Hale, Nathan, 1784-1863

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Hale, Edward Everett, Sr., 1822-1909

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Author and clergyman. From the description of Papers, 1750-1917. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122578272 American author and clergyman. From the description of Letter to Sydney Howard Gay [manuscript], 1877 June 25. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647847758 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Boston, to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1860 May 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270879281 Edward Everett Hale (1822-1909) ...

Webster, Caroline Le Roy, 1797-1882

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Second wife of Daniel Webster. From the description of Letter, [1830?] March 29, to Dolley Madison (New Hampshire Newsp Project). WorldCat record id: 83663470 ...